Kendo: Martial Art or Sport?

With Karate making headlines as it tries to become an Olympic sport, one can’t help but consider other martial arts as potentials for the Games as well. There is certainly a contingent of the population which believes any martial art should see the Olympic spotlight, but others believe that martial arts shouldn’t take the stage because they would lose their roots, become diluted, and evolve into a sport. Kendo is a good example. Continue reading Kendo: Martial Art or Sport?