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Uchi Deshi Program at Ki Aikido Dojo Rodgau, Germany

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 09:52
Uchi Deshi Program at Ki Aikido Dojo Rodgau, Germany
From: Ki Aikido Dojo Rodgau posted on 14. Nov 2017, 09:52am
URL: http://www.ki-aikido-rodgau.de/english/

At Ki Aikido Dojo Rodgau, Germany, the Uchi Deshi Program has been active since February 2015. There are currently 2 uchi deshi living and training at the dojo. Since the living area has been expanded recently, we can accept 2 more uchi deshi beginning in January 2018. Please see our website for a detailed program description...

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    Cognard Shihan 8th Dan in Venice, Italy, December 2-3 2017

    Sat, 11/11/2017 - 19:50
    Cognard Shihan 8th Dan in Venice, Italy, December 2-3 2017
    From: Andrea Debiasi posted on 11. Nov 2017, 07:50pm
    URL: http://www.aactg.it/images/aactg/pdf/2018/STAGE%20CognardMestre%202017%20engl.pdf

    "Accademia di Aikido e Cultura Tradizionale Giapponese" (AACTG) & “Kokusai Aikido Kenshukai Kobayashi Hirokazu Ryu” (KHR) are pleased to announce the Aikido Seminar conducted by Cognard André Shihan 8th Dan (Hanshi, Dai Nippon Butoku Kai) in Venice-Mestre, Italy, on December 2-3 2017. The seminar is open to everyone. All affiliations, levels, and juniors are welcome. Check out the: English flyer

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    Michael Leung Sensei 50 Years in Aikido Anniversary Workshop

    Sat, 11/11/2017 - 19:50
    Michael Leung Sensei 50 Years in Aikido Anniversary Workshop
    From: Hong Kong Aikido Kan posted on 11. Nov 2017, 07:50pm

    Hong Kong Aikido Kan is pleased to present Michael Leung Sensei,6th Dan Aikikai, 50 Years in Aikido Anniversary Workshop to be held on Sunday, 12th November 2017 from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm at Function Room 1, 2/F Queen Elizabeth Stadium, 18 Oi Kwan Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong. The Workshop will be a celebration of Michael Leung Sensei's 50 years'dedication to the development of Aikido in Hong Kong. Michael Leung Sensei is the direct student of Kenneth Cottier Shihan, 7th Dan Aikikai, and was the former chairman of the Hong Kong Aikido Association. He founded Hong Kong Aikido Kan in 2006 as a full time Dojo dedicated to the promotion of Aikido in Hong Kong. Michael Leung Sensei's lifelong philosophy is to "Realize Aikido", applying the philosophy and principles of Aikido in one's business career and daily life. He will share and reflect on his 50 years' studies and experience in Aikido at the Workshop which will include instructions and an Embu. All Aikikai members are welcome to join and the Workshop will be free to all Aikikai members subject to acceptance of application. Aikikai members joining the Workshop must bring their jo, bokken and slippers to the Dojo. All participants are responsible for their conduct and safety for others in training. Hong Kong Aikido Kan will not accept any liability or any claim on injury and loss of property on attendance. Please apply for attendance before Wednesday, 8th November 2017 and arrive the Dojo for registration by 2:00 pm. Hong Kong Aikido Kan reserves the right of refusal to any application. To apply for attendance please email: aikidokan@biznetvigator.com.

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    Hironobu Yamada Shihan 8th Dan Aikikai passes away

    Tue, 10/17/2017 - 08:43
    Hironobu Yamada Shihan 8th Dan Aikikai passes away
    From: Michael Leung posted on 17. Oct 2017, 07:43am

    With great regrets, Hong Kong Aikido Kan reports on the passing of Hironobu Yamada Shihan, 8th Dan, Aikikai, on 15th October, 2017. Yamada Shihan was the Founder of Hokuso Aikikai and Hokuso Aikikai Holland, and Technical Director of Hong Kong Aikido Kan. He was also a distinguished Shihan of the traditional martial art of Katori Shinto Ryu. Yamada Shihan began his Aikido career in 1963 at the Jiyugaoka Dojo under Hiroshi Tada Shihan, 9th Dan Aikikai, and has studied under Tada Shihan for over 50 years. Yamada Shihan established his first Dojo, the "JAL Aikido Club" (Japan Airlines Aikido Club) at Narita Airport in 1976. He founded the Hokuso Aikikai un 1983 and was also Shihan of the Yachimata Aikido Association. Yamada Shihan dedicated his life to the growth of Aikido both in Japan and internationally. Yamada Shihan taught extensively in Asia and was the Technical Director of Hong Kong Aikido Kan. In Europe, Hokuso Aikido Holland is an affiliate of Hokuso Aikikai and Yamada Shihan trained thousands of Aikido practitioners with the Russia Aikikai. He had close ties with Dojos in China, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Brazil, Peru and other countries. Our deepest condolence to his family, loved ones, friends and students.

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    Shinjiro Yokoyama in Houston, Texas - Oct. 20-22, 2017

    Mon, 10/02/2017 - 12:20
    Shinjiro Yokoyama in Houston, Texas - Oct. 20-22, 2017
    From: Jorge Garcia posted on 2. Oct 2017, 11:20am
    URL: http://www.shudokanaikido.com/modules/xoopsfaq/index.php?cat_id=21

    Shudokan School of Aikido invites all affiliations of Aikidoka to enjoy training with under a wonderful teacher from Tokyo,Japan. Yokoyama Sensei trained exclusively under Hiroshi Kato, 8th dan for two decades. He is a young man who has internalized the teachings of Hiroshi Kato along with his own understanding of this art through his own training and pursuit of this art. Our Seminar will be from October 20-22, 2017 and will be held at the Samurai Martial Arts dojo at 17111 Kieth Harrow, Houston, Texas 77084. Bring a bokken and Jo because we will also be covering Kato Sensei's unique weapons system for advanced aikido movement. For more information,call Jorge Garcia at 281-630-0361

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    Seminar with Tres Hofmeister Sensei, October 6-8, 2017

    Sun, 10/01/2017 - 21:04
    Seminar with Tres Hofmeister Sensei, October 6-8, 2017
    From: Marta Crispens posted on 1. Oct 2017, 08:04pm
    URL: http://nashvilleaikikai.org

    Nashville Aikikai will be hosting a seminar with Tres Hofmeister Sensei on October 6-8, 2017. The seminar will be held at the Nashville Aikikai dojo at 1701B Fatherland St, Nashville, TN. If you are traveling from out of town, please be aware that I-24 will be closed from the I-40 split to the I-65 split starting at 8 PM Friday night, so you will need to give yourself a little extra travel time. Hope to see you there.

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    October 20-22, 2017: Mary Heiny Sensei in Brattleboro, Vermont

    Sun, 10/01/2017 - 21:04
    October 20-22, 2017: Mary Heiny Sensei in Brattleboro, Vermont
    From: Don Hebert posted on 1. Oct 2017, 08:04pm
    URL: http://www.rvaikido.org/2017/08/mary-heiny-sensei-fall-seminar-2017/

    October 20-22, 2017: Mary Heiny Sensei in Brattleboro, Vermont Mary Heiny Sensei has been practicing Aikido for almost 50 years. It is our great fortune that she continues to deepen her understanding of this amazing art and is so willing to share what she has learned. This annual seminar is both small and intimate so that each person has the maximum opportunity to receive the benefit of Mary's unique and insightful teaching. River Valley Aikido, Brattleboro, Vermont.

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    Shirakawa, Ryuji in Calgary, Alberta Oct. 6-8th 2017

    Mon, 09/11/2017 - 14:12
    Shirakawa, Ryuji in Calgary, Alberta Oct. 6-8th 2017
    From: Andrew Barron posted on 11. Sep 2017, 01:12pm
    URL: http://www.calgaryaikikai.com

    We are excited and looking forward to training with 6th dan Ryuji Shirakawa Shihan of Sendai, Japan once again this Canadian Thanksgiving. This three day seminar with this dynamic sensei is not to be missed. This will be Sensei’s only North American seminar in 2017 and is scheduled for October 6th, 7th and 8th. Please join us on the mat as Sensei teaches us with his characteristic humour, intensity, and powerful technique. If you haven't seen him check out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tock4srHlcI

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    Mary Heiny Sensei in Oberlin, OH, Oct 6-8, 2017

    Mon, 09/11/2017 - 09:48
    Mary Heiny Sensei in Oberlin, OH, Oct 6-8, 2017
    From: Andrzej Siwkiewicz posted on 11. Sep 2017, 08:48am
    URL: http://clevelandaikido.com/events

    Mary Heiny sensei will be coming back to Oberlin to teach our Fall Seminar October 6-8, 2017. She last visited Oberlin 10 years ago, so we are very pleased she is coming this year again. Mary Heiny Sensei (6th dan) has followed a path of physical and spiritual inspiration for more than forty five years, as a student and teacher of Aikido. She started this journey in 1965 after watching O'Sensei teach a class at Hombu Dojo in Tokyo, Japan. Heiny Sensei brings to every class, workshop, and seminar she teaches not only her years of aikido training and teaching, but also her extensive experience and study of Japanese culture, language, Shinto and Buddhist philosophies, and Non-Violent Communication. She strives always to communicate the beauty and challenge of O'sensei's desire that we use Aikido to become empowered as creative, compassionate beings and learn to appreciate each other as members of one human family. Seminar keiko will be held at the Hales Gym, Oberlin College, 180 West Lorain Street, Oberlin, Ohio 44074-1016: Friday, October 6, evening class at 7 - 8:30 p.m., Saturday, October 7, morning class at 10 - 12 p.m., and afternoon class at 3 - 5 p.m., and Sunday, October 8, morning class at 10 - 12:30 p.m. The full seminar cost is $110, or $35 per class. All affiliations are welcomed. Preregistration is recommended and housing available in hotels nearby. For more information visit: http://clevelandaikido.com/events/, or call 216-3922274.

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    Tom Collings Sensei in Seattle, WA, 9/30 - 10/1/2017

    Thu, 09/07/2017 - 09:12
    Tom Collings Sensei in Seattle, WA, 9/30 - 10/1/2017
    From: Jason Mallia posted on 7. Sep 2017, 08:12am
    URL: http://squareup.com/store/tenzan-aikido/item/seminar-with-tom-collings-sensei

    Tenzan Aikido presents Tom Collings Sensei's practice which goes beyond style to demonstrate how each of us, using the principles of Aikido, can personalize our training and meet adversity with compassion. Tenzan Aikido Bruce Bookman Kaicho 7700 Aurora Ave N Seattle, WA 98103 (206) 525-4032

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    AikiWeb Columns: 20th Anniversary Edition

    Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:53
    AikiWeb Columns: 20th Anniversary Edition
    From: Jun Akiyama posted on 29. Aug 2017, 09:53am
    URL: http://www.aikiweb.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=75

    To celebrate AikiWeb's 20th anniversary this month (August, 2017), we have eight columns on the topic of "Twenty Years" from authors including Peter Godsbury, Janet Rosen, Linda Eskin, Lynn Seiser, Stefan Stenudd, Paul Schweer, and Ross Robertson. Click here to read the columns. Thank you, all, for 20 years of support for AikiWeb!

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