Hiroshi Tomita is a 7th dan kendo master. Born in Tokyo, he began practicing kendo in middle school. After graduating from Tokyo International University, he spent a career at Ida Technos Corporation, where he learned kendo the hard way from the senior managing director at the time, 9th dan master Narazaki Masahiko. Tomita has served as coach of the Tokyo International University kendo team and of the Ida Technos Corporation club team. He has participated in the National Sports Festival and the Kendo Prefectural Championships and won the Second Annual Masters Club Team Kendo Championship in 1999. He is currently a judge on the kendo rank review board of the Saitama Kendo Association and external instructor for the Kumagaya Fujimi Junior High kendo team.