Garden State Kendo Tournament, Union City NJ, April 18th 2015

Granite State Kendo Club is based in Londonderry NH and it was founded by Kevin C. Dobroth (picture - center) and Kevin Fritschy (picture-left) in August 2014 with emphasis on training in:

Ittō-ryū (一刀流 meaning "one-sword school") the two handed use of a long sword

Nitō Ichi (二刀一 meaning "two swords as one") the simultaneous use of a long and short sword.

In picture above, from left to right: Kevin Fritschy (2-dan), Kevin Dobroth (3-dan), Rick Pires (1-dan), Joseph Ford, Marius Zainea (1-kyu) [Picture taken Jan 7th 2017]

In picture carousel above there are some pictures from the first to last practice session of 2017 (pictures taken on December 15th, 2017)

Our club's banner.