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Social Studies Middle School

Japanese Swordfighting: Kendo

Kendo is the name of the centuries old martial art of Japanese fencing. It’s still being practiced today. This audio story describes the popularity of kendo. The college tournament, held annually at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is the largest intercollegiate kendo competition in the United States, and it reflects the growing popularity of this sport.

World History I Sports Arts

Story Length: 6:12

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AIR DATE: 04/24/2010

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