16th World Kendo Championships, Day 1

In the end of May 2015 the 16th WKC took place in Nippon Budokan, Tokyo. These photos are taken during the first official day of the event (Friday) – Men Individual. At the photos you may recognize – Nobuo Hirakawa, Masahiro Miyazaki, the eventual world champion Amishiro, the runner up Takenouchi, the coach of Japan – Ishida Toshiya, the former All Japan and world champion Tetsuo Harada and more….

16th World Kendo Championships, Day 1