25 - 26 Sept 2021 (TBC)



The 2020 Nationals will not take place due to COVID-19. In 2021, kendo will be held at the UniSport Nationals Div 1 and Div 2 event and will be contested in both men's and women's team and individual competitions.

Has your uni got what it takes to beat the champions?


We will see you next September to find out!

Current champions

Men and women

Registration Div 1


Step 1: Contact your University Team Manager (UTM) to discuss representing your university.


Step 2: Register online


Early bird registration: TBC

Late registration: TBC


*Inclusive of service fees - PayPal fee not included.

UniSport have the right to change the close of late registrations at any time.

Key information


Prepare yourself before you reach the Nationals and make sure you know everything there is to know about the kendo competition.

Sport handbook

The 2021 handbook will be available closer to the event

Download the 2019 Kendo Div 1 handbook here.

(Version 1 - 3 September 2019)

Venue and travel 

2021 Venue TBC

Welcome to the host city


Location TBC

Competition guidelines and rules


UniSport Australia (UniSport) competitions are conducted under the official playing regulations of the relevant international or national sporting organisation.


Where required, UniSport guidelines will indicate any rule/regulation amendments specific to our competitions.


2021 Competition timetable



Shinai weigh-in

Times TBC




Shinai weigh-in

Times TBC

Team manager/competition briefing 

Times TBC

Shinpan briefing

Times TBC

Times TBC Opening ceremony 

Times TBC Kyu men's competition 

Times TBC women's competition 

Times TBC Dan women's competition 

Times TBC Dan men's competition 

Times TBC Goodwill Keiko



Times TBC Kyu team's competition 

Times TBC Open team's competition 

Times TBC Closing presentation 

Times TBC Goodwill Keiko

* Competition start and finish times are subject to change. Please check back regularly.