For the first time, the annual beginner’s seminar was held in the small dojo in Volière. The seminar was organised by the Liège dojo and held under the responsability of Christiane Roulez, 5th Dan, technical director of the ZBKR.
During the third weekend of June, a national kyudo seminar took place at the central dojo of the Zen Belgian Kyudo Federation in Brussels.
This Sunday, 16th of January, the new year 2011 has been welcomed by a Ya Watashi ceremony at the Federation’s central dojo in Brussels.
On September 4th and 5th, between 11am and 7pm, members of the Liège dojo will participate with the Liège based event “Retrouvailles”. It will be an opportunity for promoting kyudo to the general public as well as for makiwara training. The event will take place at Boverie Parc in Liège and kyudo will be found more precisely behind the museum located in the parc.
On June 19 and 20 the belgian federation’s yearly seminar took place in Brussels. About 50 Kyudoka from the dojos of Brussels, Liège, Wavre, Antwerp and Luxembourg gathered for a weekend with the aim to deepen their understanding of the way of the Japanese bow under the supervision of Vlasselaer Jean-Pierre Sensei, Renshi 6th Dan, and Christiane Roulez, 5th Dan.