Welcome to the BUDO XI web site

BUDO XI was founded in October, 1973 and is one of the most important kendo club in Europe with about 300 members.
The president and sensei is Guy ROLAND, 7th dan of Kendo.

The dojo is located in Paris between "Place de la Republique" and "Place de la Bastille" at the metro station "Richard Lenoir" on line 5.
The address is :
Gymnase de la Cour des Lions
9, rue alphonse Baudin
75011 PARIS


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Training schedule :

  • Tuesday, from 8.00pm to 10.00pm, everybody.
  • Wednesday, from 6.00pm to 8.00pm, for children.
  • Wednesday, from 8.00pm to 10.00pm, yudansha.
  • Thursday, from 8.30pm to 10.00pm, everybody.
  • Friday, from 8.30pm to 10.00pm, free gi geiko.
  • Saturday, from 10.00am to 12.30am, everybody.

Training schedule during summer(July and August):

  • Monday, from 7.00pm to 9.00pm, everybody.
  • Thursday, from 7.00pm to 9.00pm, everybody.

Training is free of charge for visitors.

The teachers are :

  • Guy ROLAND, 7th dan.
  • Keiko KIMURA, 6th dan.
  • Jean-Pierre LABRU, 7th dan.
  • Mr YOSHIMURA, 8th dan (wednesday only).
The expert of the Japanese Federation, 7th or 8th dan (wednesday only).
A lot of 5th dan and 4th dan, etc...