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This July 21 and 22 (2018), all ASU students preparing for their shodan, nidan, and sandan examinations are invited to join us for our eighth annual Yudansha Prep Workshop series held in Florida. These Workshops have helped dozens of candidates have more confidence, build friendships with their testing peers, and to perform tests they were proud of. Participants will experience “test level” pressure in a safe feedback environment, and receive instruction on technical execution and composure. Participation is limited to…Find out more »
Nashville Aikikai will be holding a one day seminar with Tom and Mary McIntire Sensei on August 11. Class times are 10:30 AM and 3:30 PM. Cost is $25 per class. All interested aikidoka are invited to attend.Find out more »
North Florida School of Aikido will be hosting the annual ASU Florida Regional Testing Seminar August 11-12, 2018. The seminar will be held at the North Florida School of Aikido. There is an optional class Friday night at North Florida School of Aikido for those who wish to participate. The Friday night class will focus on randori.Find out more »
UPDATE: In the spirit of 'Ai', "to join as one", this event has been postponed to support Saotome Shihan at Aikido Eastside in Bellview, WA hosted by George Ledyard Sensei. We are encouraging all aikidoka to sincerely attempt to attend the event with our organizations founder and Sensei, and for one of his most dedicated students and leaders. New dates TBA. Preregistration to this event is $200.00 (Up to 2 weeks prior to event date) This 4 Day Intensive will…Find out more »
Bushin Dojo in Nashville, TN will be hosting George Ledyard, Sensei August 31 through September 3, 2018, Labor Day Weekend. This intensive will offer four full days of instruction on the mind / body principles that function to create aiki. First we will focus on how to develop the “platform”, the integrated body required to do Aikido waza. Explanation and exercises on how to use the “intent” to unify the body will be a focus. Once we have established the…Find out more »
We are looking forward to Bill Sensei’s visit and what promises to be a wonderful weekend! For those needing accommodations, the dojo is sleeping bag friendly and has shower facilities. Guests may also find space with local dojo members with some advanced planning. Portland or Freeport would be good hotel options! If we can help you join us for this or any of our seminars let us know.Find out more »
Bond Street Dojo is pleased to welcome back Ikeda Shihan for our annual fall seminar. Ikeda Sensei has spent over 40 years traveling extensively throughout the United States and the world promoting Aikido’s philosophy of non-violence, peace, and self-development through constant training. His teaching emphasizes learning and understanding Aikido with the body, specifically the concept of “chushin” or how to maintain one’s own center while breaking another’s balance. Event Page Facebook PageFind out more »
Join William Gleason Shihan as he visits Shobu Aikido of Ohio for the second of his two annual trips to Toledo this year. Gleason Shihan continues to refine his teaching, providing invaluable perspective and instruction into Aikido. His instruction focuses on the internal applications of Aiki to one's aikido practice. Gleason Shihan teaches worldwide. Don't miss this opportunity to train with one of the finest Aikido teachers you'll find anywhere. For registration and further details, message us or email firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
Oberlin Aikikai will host George Ledyard Sensei for the annual Oberlin Fall Seminar October 12 – 14, 2018. Gasshuku: Friday October 12, 7-9 p.m., Saturday October 13, 10-12 p.m. and 3-5 p.m., Sunday October 14, 10-1 p.m. Cost $110 for the seminar, or $30 per class. Address: Hales Gym, Oberlin College, 180 W Lorain St. Oberlin, OH 44074 Send preregistration info to email@example.com or call 216-392 2274Find out more »
Actually, we lied in the title. IT'S A THREE DAY SEMINAR! Have you ever been to a seminar with Whited Sensei? If the answer is Yes, then you know you want to be here! Wait. No?!?! Then you don't know what you've been missing and here is your chance to correct a serious lapse in your Aikido life! As we get closer to the event we will update the class times and fees, but you should get your permanent marker…Find out more »
This seminar will be conducted by George Ledyard Sensei, Aikido 7th Dan , a direct senior student of Mitsugi Saotome Shihan. It will focus on identifying, practicing and instructing the mind / body principles which makes Saotome Shihan’s Aikido unique.
The goal is to leave each attendee with an outline of the body / mind principles which allow one to do technique with “aiki”. A written lesson plan will be provided and by the end of the weekend, the attendee should have an array of exercises that he or she can use to practice and teach these skills.
November 24th - 29th 2018 William Gleason, Aikido 7th Dan Aikido Eastside in Bellevue, WA Gleason Sensei returns once again for our Spring seminar. Gleason Sensei is one of the premier instructors of Aikido anywhere today. He trained for ten years in Japan under the legendary Yamaguchi Seigo Sensei and is Chief Instructor of Shobu Aikido of Boston. He is also one of the most senior instructors in the Aikido Schools of Ueshiba. This seminar is open to students of all…Find out more »
Aikidoka of all affiliations are welcome at the third ASU Western Fall Camp. Featured instructors are Mitsugi Saotome Shihan, John Messores, Wendy Whited, George Ledyard, Dan Messisco and Chetan Prakash. Our stellar guest instructors currently include Mark Adachi, Lee Crawford, Robert Deppe, Tom Haines; Luis Escamilla, Kay Sandacz and Nelson Derriba (from Uruguay). Training features of Fall camp: A remarkable experience, with a depth and breadth of training at every level of Aikido Saotome Sensei will teach each day 10 or…Find out more »
This seminar is a training celebration by some of the top female Aikido instructors of central Florida. A joyful unique personal expression of significant Aikidoka surrounding their personal journey Aikido as individuals and teachers. The Keiko will be awesome.
Sweat will not be optional.
The proceeds from this dojo donated to scholarship programs in FLorida.
Tim Magill sensei is a godan (5th dan) in Aikido and will be teaching a seminar at the North Florida School of Aikido. Tim Magill Sensei has trained in Aikido since 1986. He joined Shindai Dojo and ASU in 2014. Magill Sensei has trained under Saotome Shihan , Frank Doran Shihan and John Messores Shihan. He has trained and taught extensively throughout the United States and abroad. The cost for the seminar is $80.Find out more »
This year's camp will build on the spectacular success of last year by listening to your feedback and making adjustments accordingly -- all while continuing the tradition of world class instruction by some of the best instructors anywhere! This year's edition of Winter Camp 2.0 will include (by popular demand): Still Five Days. January 2 – 6, 2019, Wednesday to Sunday. Saotome Sensei and the ASU Board are pleased to welcome two Special Guest Instructors, Mary Heiny Sensei and Chuck…Find out more »
North Florida School of Aikido is excited to announce that William Gleason Shihan will be teaching a seminar at the North Florida School of Aikido (aka North Florida Aikikai) in Tallahassee, Florida, March 15-17, 2019. Gleason Sensei is well known for focus on aiki and the use of internal power in Aikido. This seminar will be limited to 35 participants.Find out more »
Oberlin Aikikai will host Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan for the Oberlin May Fair Seminar May 3 – 5, 2019. Gasshuku schedule: Friday May 3, 7-9 p.m., Saturday May 4, 10-12 p.m. and 3-5 p.m., Sunday May 5, 10-12 p.m. Cost $140 for the seminar, or $40 per class. Address: Hales Gym, Oberlin College, 180 W Lorain St. Oberlin, OH 44074 Send preregistration info or any inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 216-392 2274Find out more »