CASCADE KENDO KAI
KATSU JIN KEN
"Katsu Jin Ken means the 'sword that makes life.' The sole purpose for me to study kendo is to create life in myself to create a better human being... The sword is always with me, in my spirit, to teach and guide me, to polish me to become better every day and every moment so that I can serve my friends and my community until my usefulness is exhausted."
From the autobiography of the late Rod Omoto Sensei, Kyoshi 7 Dan
At Cascade, our motto is