The Aikido Institute would like to wish all a safe Merry Chrismas and Happy New Year to you and your families.
2020 has been a significant challenge, and we look forward to put it behind us. However, the pandemic appears to be far from over, so please all try and stay safe and diligent. We look forward to the opportunity to get back to regular practice and enjoy this wonderful Art that is Aikido.
The Aikido Institute Hope all have had a great Christmas Holiday, and wish all a Happy New Year!.
Classes will resume on Tuesday January 7th, 2020. We look forward to seeing all on the mats.
On Saturday December 14th, 2019 there is a school tournament scheduled, so class will be cancelled that day.
Thank you Terry for a great night of instruction.
Sensei shared a copy of a document that I have provided as a digital copy for your viewing:
The Seven Pleats of the Hakama:
“The Aikido hakama has seven pleats, each one representing a certain character trait. We as Aikidoka are encouraged to consider these qualities as a means of … “
Click -here- to view the full document.
The Aikidonl site is getting a complete rebuild in hopes of providing a much nicer experience for our visitors. Thank you for your patience during this transition.
Due to the school being a polling station, there is no Aikido 16 May, 2019.
We look forward to seeing everybody back on Saturday.
The Aikido Institute would like to thank all who helped make the Seminar a great success over this past weekend. There was a great turnout, and I am sure all who practiced appreciate Sensei Claude’s teachings and amazing technical skill.
As well, we would like to congratulate Daniel Sinnot on successfully passing his Shodan Test, and Mark McDonald for Achieving the rank of NiDan (2nd Dan)! Great job guys. Keep up the great practice.