Don Crittenden ~ Kendo 3.dan, Iaido 3.dan


Don Crittenden has been with both the Memphis Kendo Club and Memphis Iaido Club since 1994 and has trained in both arts under some of the highest ranked Japanese sensei in the United States such as, among others, Shozo Kato-sensei (Kendo 8.dan, Kyoshi/Iaido 7.dan, Kyoshi) and Takeshi Yamaguchi-sensei (Kendo 7.dan, Kyoshi/Iaido 7.dan, Kyoshi). He has maintained a solid position on Memphis Kendo Club's primary 5-man Team which has placed among the very best teams in the 7-state region of the Southeast United States.