Tres Hofmeister Sensei is ranked nanadan (7th degree) in Aikido. He is a student of Mitsugi Saotome Shihan and Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan. He began his training in 1978 and entered Boulder Aikikai under Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan in 1980.

Hofmeister Sensei is a senior instructor for Aikido Schools of Ueshiba (ASU), teaching regularly at Boulder Aikikai and at seminars throughout North America and abroad. Hofmeister Sensei is also a certified practitioner of the Feldenkrais Method®. He has a particular interest in the process of learning in Aikido and its relationship to self-understanding.

Upcoming Seminars

Tres Hofmeister Sensei at the Aiki Shrine

March 22 – March 24, 2024
, , Myakka City, FL United States
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Seminar with Tres Hofmeister Sensei At Chicago Aikikai

June 7 – June 9, 2024
Chicago Aikikai, 1444 W. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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Tres Hofmeister Sensei Seminar: November 1,2,3, 2024 weekend, Columbus, OH

November 1 – November 3, 2024
Aikido School of Central Ohio, Inc., 4554 Indianola Ave, Columbus, OH 43214 United States
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