Founder, Sensei
Cary Mizobe

David Lee
Assistant Instructor
David Lee

To contact Mizobe Sensei or any of the current officers, please send an email to admin@westsidekendo.com with the persons name in the Subject line.

About our Sensei

Mizobe-sensei brings with him over 25 years of experience in the art of Kendo. He currently holds the rank of go-dan or 5th degree black belt.

Mizobe-sensei began his study of Kendo at Torrance Kendo Dojo under the tutelage of Sensei George Nakano (the California State Assemblyman) and Sensei Chris Mori, son of legendary, world-renowned sensei, Torao Mori.

Mizobe-sensei has served on the board of directors of the Southern California Kendo Federation and helped to establish the Southern California Iaido Federation.

Mizobe-sensei has also studied other martial arts. He holds black belts in Iaido, Shotokan Karate, Kenpo Karate, and Kodokan Judo.