#332 Kendo

Kendo/剣道 means “way of the sword”.

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Kendo is characterised by the bamboo swords named shinai.

They also don the special armour, called bougo.

It is an extremely strict and strenuous sport.

The most interesting part is the shouts that they use while in combat.

Check out a practice video from a school:

For more detailed information, check out the wiki page.

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