Walter White ~ Kendo 4.dan

Walter White is a 20+ year veteran of the Memphis Kendo Club, having started his tenure under Harry Dach-sensei at the club's first location at the Raleigh Community Center.  He is continually seeking to learn more about kendo and is especially appreciative of the opportunity to learn from the sensei in the Memphis Kendo Club.  He has also had the benefit of other sensei over the years to include Shinobu Maeda-sensei (Kyoshi, 7.dan), Philip Hyun-sensei (6.dan), Susumu Yazaki-sensei (Kyoshi, 7.dan), Michio Kajitani-sensei (Kyoshi, 7.dan), Arthur Murakami-sensei (Kyoshi, 7.dan), and more.

Walter has competed and placed in several SEUSKF Championships over the years.  In 2011, he was selected to the Southeast US Kendo Team and captured the Fighting Spirit Award (Kanto Sho) in the Senior Division of the All-US Kendo Federation National Championshpis in Atlanta.  In 2014, he was again selected to the SEUSKF Team which competed at the AUSKF National Championships in San Diego, CA.  He currently serves as one of the team managers for the SEUSKF Team.