27 Sept - 1 Oct 2021 (TBC)



In 2021, kendo will be held at UniSport Nationals Div 1 and Div 2 presented by UniBank, on the Gold Coast and will be contested in  both men's and women's competitions.


Contact your University Team Manager (UTM) to find out how to get involved! 

Current champions

Men and women



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


Step 2: Register online by clicking the link below. 


Early bird registration: TBC

Late registration: TBC


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Key information


Prepare yourself before you reach Nationals on the Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast


Make the most of your time on the Gold Coast. Check out the official guide on things to do, where to stay and places to see while you are here. 

Welcome to Queensland.


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.