Byakko Kyudojo We are a Japanese archery group based in Boston, MA
                            Byakko Kyudojo We are a Japanese archery group based in Boston, MA                                      

Annual MIT Program

Registration for 2019 First Shot program and Itermediate programs are now closed.  


The annual MIT Kyudo program will take place on January 19 and 20, 2019 with guest instructors Sam Kanner from Shuuko kyudojo.  



First Shot Program:

Beginners will receive instruction in the basic from of kyudo, the Seven Coordinations or "Shichido". Along with learning the technical aspects of the form, participants will be introduced to the more meditative dimensions: focusing on breathing, letting go of self-critical thoughts and embodying a relaxed mind. 

Upon completion of First Shot the participant is welcome to join weekly practice at Byakko Kyudojo.


Prerequisiete: None



Location and Time:


Sat, Jan 19 2019  1:00pm-5:30pm, MAC Court Z Center


Sun, Jan 20 2019   9:30am-3:30pm, Rockwell Cage 


Cost: $100.00 ($50.00 with valid Student ID). Paypal payment is now available upon request. 



Intermediate Kyudo Program:

Students will work on shooting at a more distant target than the normally used in the beginner class.  Students will expand the study of the formal seven coordinations into the more extended "hitote".  


Prerequisiete: First Shot Program


Location and Time:


Sun, Jan 20 2019  9:30am-3:30pm, Rockwell Cage 


Cost: $20.00 Paypal payment is now available upon request. 



Space is limited.  Reseve Today.


For information and reservation use the following form:



Next practice is scheduled for November 10 at 2:00 PM Somerville, MA

Visitors are welcome, but let us know you will be coming by sending a message.

For details see Practice Time and Location

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