Congratulations to our latest black belt.

Congratulations to Chihiro who passed her Shodan at the recent Shodokan UK national grading.

Shodokan Open June 2014 - Tournament Info & Entry Form

SHODOKAN OPEN TOURNAMENT 2014

SATURDAY 7th JUNE

THOMAS TALLIS DOJO, KIDBROOKE, LONDON

~ club entries only ~
… any questions or volunteers please email Jon Gof on dojo@worthingaikido.co.uk …

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

ENTRY FORM

SAUK Student Nationals

Congratulations to Alumni Alice Walker in winning Bronze, Kata.

Both Alice & Ellie have continued their Aikido at University Clubs, Alice with Mo Mani (…in the background!!…)  at Nottingham and Ellie is at Manchester (see previous post of the club).

Tanseikan Juniors Funday - next weekend!

Club Tanseikan are hosting another Funday!   Open to all juniors and teenagers and comprises a number of teaching sessions, world class demonstrations, a mini competition (Embu, Tanto Tai-Sabaki, Hikitategeiko and Ninindori) plus Medals and Trophies and lots of fun and teams games.

Date : Saturday 5th October 2013
Time:  9.30 am – [...]

Nariyama Shihan Seminars - Photos and Film

Many thanks to Russell Marsh for the great photographs and film.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/64550301@N04/sets/72157635441396400/

https://www.facebook.com/sportaikidogb/photos_stream

Club Bromley Closed - owners on sabbatical

Due to the Club Owners on sabbatical in the Far East, training at the Bromley Pavilion Centre will be closed for the foreseeable future.

Erik Dop & Paul Herbert are the new Club Owners for our Kidbrooke Club at Thomas Tallis, and will be introducing a new juniors training night [...]

Sat.7.Sep - Nariyama Shihan 9th Dan - Kidbrooke, London Seminar for Juniors & Adults

9:00AM – THOMAS TALLIS DOJO, OPENS FOR REGISTRATION

• All attendees (parents/guardians for juniors) to sign a register please.
• Travel & Transport Details:  www.shodokanaikido.org.uk > Training Venues > Kidbrooke Park
• Insurance:  This is a BAB Insured event.  All attendees will be required to have current BAB insurance – please present your certificate at registration.  If you [...]

Fri.6.Sep - Nariyama Shihan, 9th Dan- Brighton Instructors Course & Seminar Information

12:00pm – INSTRUCTORS LUNCH
All club owners and instructors attending the Course at 2pm have been invited to have lunch with Shihan, Sakai Sensei, Tetsuya Sensei and Fujimoto Sensei.
To book a place contact Jon Gorf … dojo@worthingaikido.co.uk / 07785 948 460

2:00-6:00pm – INSTRUCTORS COURSE FOR CLUB OWNERS & DAN GRADE INSTRUCTORS
Ittaikan Aikido Club, Brighton University Sports [...]

The Results of International Junior Aikido Festival

Date: 15th July, 2013
Venue: Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium

Embu – 6 Basic Techniques (under 10)
1st place          Daisuke Inoue・Ryosuke Ogata(Team Vamos)
2nd place         Nana Ando・Yu Saito(Shodokan Sumiyoshi)
3rd place          Mao Iwabuchi・Ichika Uchihashi(Shodokan Sumiyoshi)

Embu – Randori Embu(under 13)
1st place          Sena Kiriyama・Aoi Takayama(Shodokan Ikuno)
2nd place         Keita Okabe・Mizuki Tanaka(Shodokan Ikuno)
3rd place          Shuya Dobashi・Nanase Moue(Shodokan Iwaki)

Embu – Free Style(under 16)
1st place          [...]

The Results of 2013 SAF Aikido World Championships

Date: 13th – 14th July, 2013   
Venue: Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium

Embu – Free Style
1st place          Tetsuya Nariyama・Tomofumi Masuda  (Shodokan Honbu)
2nd place         Kentaro Sugano・Yuki Kawamura(Shodokan Honbu)
3rd place          Taeko Yamazaki – Masami Takehara(Shodokan Musashino)

Embu – Koryu Goshin no Kata(Suwari Waza and Tachi Waza 16 techniques)
1st place          Yuka Ueta・Kumiko Mantani(Shodokan Honbu)
2nd place         TaisukeYoshida・Tomohiro Tsudani (Tenri University)
3rd place          [...]