New Shodans in Hakama display

It is with great pride that the newest Shodans wear their Hakama during practice. This is a great priviledge. Congratulations to Peter Chafe, Dwight Sparkes, and Richard Westcott, pictured below with a proud Sensei McDonald.

Congratulations again!

New 4th Kyu members

The Aikido Institute of Newfoundland is pleased to announce the new ranks of 4th kyu for Boyd and Meghan upon successfully passing their testing on March 15, 2018! Congratulations to all!

We would also like to thank the large number of practioners who offer their support by attending the class and grading. After the class we were able to get together for a nice group photo:

A Very Successful Seminar!

The Aikido Institute of Newfoundland would like to offer a huge thanks to all who attended the local seminar. It is always a great to be able to get together to share this wonderful Martial Art.

We would also like to congratulate the new shodans: Peter Chafe, Dwight Sparkes, and Richard Westcott; and also the new 2nd kyu Pat Gulliver – Great tests all!

A Very Happy Announcement

It is a great honor to announce the very recent Promotion of Colleen Hogan, and Paul Glavine, to 5th Dan. Please click on the link (thumbnail) below to view a message offered by Sensei Derm Mcdonald in recognition of this great accomplishment.

Congratulation Colleen and Paul, Anybody who has had the priviledge of practicing with you, knows how truly deserving you are.

We look forward to many more years of practice.

Happy Holidays

The Aikido Institute would like to offer everyone a very Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year.

We look forward to another great year of practice in 2018, have a safe and Happy Holiday with your Family and Friends. We will be eager to practicing once again in 2018.