About Us


The ASAKF is a non-political, amateur organisation: Its sole objective being to promote and encourage the knowledge and the practice of Kyudo in South Africa. Ensuring Kyudo can be practiced by any nationality, race, religion, sex or any other differences.

The ASAKF is to serve as the supreme governing body in all matters pertaining to amateur Kyudo (The Martial Art of Japanese Archery) in the Republic of South Africa and any other regional territory which through affiliation becomes a member under jurisdiction of the ASAKF.

Through Kyudo as apart of Traditional Japanese culture, the ASAKF shall endeavor to promote the forming of character through the pursuit of the highest ideals of Kyudo (Shin (truth), Zen (goodness), Bi (beauty) and to contribute to trust and friendship among its members.