About Our Company

Welcome to Fudokan Kendo and Iaido, your best destination for self defense classes and martial arts classes in Bethesda, MD and Washington, DC metro area. Our instructors can handle all your physical training needs in one place, ensuring that you only need to make one stop for the right equipment, facilities, and education. Just a few of the services and programs we provide include Japanese fencing, kendo and iaido. 

We provide expert instruction in the Japanese martial arts of swordsmanship. People of all ages and levels of experience are welcome to join us. We strive to improve the daily lives of students through mental and physical martial arts training. We seek to provide the highest level of authentic Kendo and Iaido instruction through individualized coaching and a nurturing community. We offer the most affordable prices and the highest level of instruction in the area because our teachers have over 100 years of combined experience in martial arts. Our members form a diverse and welcoming community that supports participation in martial arts training. This mind and body discipline enables people to build confidence, deepen self-awareness, increase determination, improve strength, fitness, and coordination.

Fudokan Kendo and Iaido has all the tools, training, and expertise to handle all of your martial arts training and fitness in one convenient place for an affordable price. Our instructors are committed to making sure that when you leave our classroom, you will have mastered whatever skill you want to learn from us. Contact Fudokan Kendo and Iaido today and we'll give you a comprehensive description of all the services and products we offer for completing your training and giving you the strength you've always wanted.


Fudokan Kendo and Iaido is a Martial Arts Studio in Bethesda, MD

Bethesda Martial Arts | Kendo | Self Defense Bethesda

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• Bethesda, MD

• Washington DC


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Japanese Martial Arts & Self Defense


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Kendo & Iaido


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Fudokan Kendo and Iaido

5100 Edgemoor Lane,
Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone: (240) 406-5363

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