Bōgu (防具, "protective equipment"), properly called kendōgu (剣道具, "kendo equipment"), is the primary means of protection in kendo, jukendonaginata, and sojutsu.. Bōgu also provides valid target areas. It can be hand-made or machine-stitched.

Full sets of bōgu for kendo include men, kote, , and tare.

How to Take Care of Your Kendo Bogu

How to Take Care of Your Kendo Bogu

Paul Shin talks about some simple things one can do to keep bōgu in good condition.

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Kendo Bogu



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