The New York Kyudo Dokokai is a Kyudo (Japanese Archery) study group founded in 2012 by Head Coach Rick Beal and Senior Instructor Phil Ortiz. The style of archery is labeled as Zen Archery, and recognized under the name of Dokokai.

Upcoming News/Events

The First Shot

Posted on: Jan 24 14


All are invited to experience the art of moving meditation, the NEW YORK KYUDO DOKOKAI – New York 弓道同好会., is presenting a introductory class on Zen Archery to be hosted by Yoganesh Yoga Chelsea,

Intro classes (both) are a $60 package deal.

1st Session is Saturday Feb 15th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm

2nd Session is Saturday Feb 22nd from 2:00 – 4:00pm

Address is 209 W 29th Street, #201, NY, NY, 10001





NYKD – Fall Gashuku (Intensive Workshop)

Posted on: Aug 30 13

NYKD FLYER fall_2Come join the New York Kyudo Dokokai for our Fall Gashuku (Intensive workshop and Retreat) being held on Friday, September 6th – Sunday, September 8th. These workshops will be taught by Head Coach Rick Beal. Pricing is $225 for the whole retreat which includes housing and meals. We look forward to seeing you there. – NYKD