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Technology is relentless and just about every martial art has been impacted by the internet. Most have embraced a modern approach to teaching. However, regarding the art of Kendo, the way of the sword has remained relatively unchanged and un-phased over the ages. That doesn’t mean the 21st century hasn’t left the art without challenges though. With options to learn Kendo online, many more people will be exposed to, and have the option to study, Kendo. With a vast and fiercely guarded tradition, how will Kendo face the inevitable challenges ahead?

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