(the reason why this recap’s late is because I was waiting for the pictures/videos to be uploaded, which are linked at the end of this post! again, clicking on pictures enlarges for better quality, and are credited to Juni-1st one & Evan Nava-sensei for rest) This 2014 Harvard Shoryuhai marked NYU’s first 1st… Continue reading Soy; bringing back the Trophy with NYU Kendo Team from Harvard Shoryuhai 2014
(click image for full size) NYU returns victorious from Cornell!! Spoiler alert: the photo above. Other than that, I will do my best to give a personal, chronological account of the event. (There is no reason why this is a month late, except that once you procrastinate, the moment passes to write it so it… Continue reading Soy; in an after Cornell Kendo Ta(i)kai-High
I hope this blog doesn’t seem like it’s only going to be a kendo one, but so far it’s the most recent thing on my mind because guuueess who’s leaving for a tournament this weekend? Cornell is staring us in the face (unlike my friends, who are frantically preparing for Comic Con haha), so this… Continue reading Kendo Journal; Ippon!
This is a problem I’ve been struggling a lot with lately: how my kendo is doing. (TL;DR: Not so well) Which is a pretty silly concern on the surface, seeing as how I’m still a beginner. But that’s the root of the problem: I feel I’m not supposed to be this much of a beginner after a… Continue reading Soy; Kendo-Blocked