Welcome to the Brussels Yaegaki-Kai
The Brussels Yaegaki Kai is an Iaido (居合道) dojo located in Brussels (Uccle) Belgium. We hope that this website will promote the development of Iaido. A Japanese martial art coming directly from the samurai-time.
The Brussels Yaegaki Kai - Iaido Club Ucclois is an affiliate of the All Belgium Kendo Federation (ABKF), which itself is part of the International Kendo Federation (IKF). Membership in the Brussels Yaegaki Kai dojo is open to anyone interested in learning Iaido and all skill levels are welcome. View our training hours page.
The 13th Edition of the ABKF Koryu Seminar was held this 22-23-24 august 2014. The seminar was organised as part of the ABKF Summer Seminar and was located in Louvain La Neuve, Belgium.
This edition was again a success thanks to the wonderful teachings of the Japanese sensei delegation composed of:
ODA K. – 8th Dan Hanshi – Eishin Ryu
KATSUMATA K. – 8th Dan Kyoshi – Tamiya Ryu
FURUICHI N. – 8th Dan Kyoshi – Muso Shinden Ryu
TSUCHIYA N. – 7th Dan Kyoshi – Eishin Ryu
This year the seminar gathered more than ninety practioners from different countries. Let’s continue to train hard …
Posted: August 26th, 2014 under Dojo, Iaido, News.
Tags: Koryu seminar, seminar, summer
The 17th Belgium Iaido Championships 2014 took place this Sunday 18/05/14 in Havré (Mons). Belgian Iaido level is increasing every year and we were rewarded with good matches and thrilling finals. Congratulations to all the participants and organizing Dojos: Butokukan & BYK
The Brussels Yaegaki-kai did well this year with a Godan Gold medal for Yuki, Yondan Bronze medal for Eric, Sandan Bronze medal for Tochan, Shodan Bronze medal for David, Mudan Silver medal for Fadel and the participation of Patrick (Sandan), Greg (Nidan), Fred (Shodan) and Nicolas (Mudan). Congratulations to Fadel who also passed his 1st Dan.
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Posted: May 19th, 2014 under Dojo, Iaido, News.
Congratulations to Nicolas who succesfully passed his 3rd Kyu and Aleksandra and Enez their 6th Kyu grading this Tuesday. Let’s continue to train hard. Gambarimasho !!!
Congratulations to Didier who succesfully passed his 1st Kyu grading this sunday. Let’s continue to train hard. Gambarimasho !!!
Posted: February 17th, 2014 under Dojo, News.
Tags: Grading, gradings, Kyu
Posted: January 3rd, 2014 under Dojo, News.
Tags: horse, New year
Congratulations to Brussels Yaegaki-Kai members who succesfully passed their Iaido Dan gradings. Congratulations to Eric for his 3rd dan and David for his 1st dan passed at the ABKF winter seminar 22/12/2013.
Let’s continue to train hard. Gambarimasho !!!
Posted: December 23rd, 2013 under Dojo, Iaido, News.
This Belgian Eishin Kai keiko was a great opportunity to practice Eishin ryu all together following our shishō Oda sensei’s teachings. Two group were formed: one advanced leaded by Philippe sensei and another one for beginners leaded by Michael. The atmosphere was great and everyone was eager to learn and have a lot of training. Thanks you everybody and see you soon for the next edition …
Posted: December 2nd, 2013 under Dojo, Iaido.
Tags: Eishin Ryu, Oda Katsuo, sensei
The 20th European Iaido Championships was this year organized in Meze, France. The Belgian team achieved a tremendous job in the individual taikai by winning not less than 8 medals Bruwier Philippe 6th dan Silver, Simonini Michael 5th dan Gold, Kanto Yuki 5th dan Bronze, Vandenbussche Jonathan 4th dan Gold, Vervack Valentin 2nd dan Gold, Vijverman Yvan 2nd dan Bronze, Cool Steven 1st dan Gold, Croes Kim 1st dan Bronze. On sunday the Belgian team composed of De Block Marjan, Cool Steven, Croes Kim, Defraeye Luc won the Silver medal.
Posted: November 6th, 2013 under Dojo, Iaido, News.
Tags: EIC, Europan