SAKF Vice President
Head of the SAKF Women's Commission
Wendy Vermeulen is Shi Hoko's head instructor and founder. She was part of the national team in both 2014 and 2016 and has partaken in competitions internationally. She has many years of teaching experience from her time at San Kawa Kendo Dojo and is still just as dedicated to sharing kendo with the world.
She is also the Vice President of the South African Kendo Federation (SAKF) as well as the head of the South African Kendo Federation Woman's Commission.
She runs her classes based around her own personal mottos - patience, persistence and practice.
Quintin Goodyear began training kendo at San Kawa Kendo Dojo alongside Wendy. During his many years of training, he has taught many students of all ages. He has represented South Africa in international competitions and can boast of a very successful kendo career behind him. He is currently 2nd Dan and preparing to go for 3rd.