Aikido Beginner's Course

Have you ever thought of trying a martial art? If so then this is the ideal opportunity.

This specially designed 6 week course will start by explaining what Aikido is and how it differs from other martial arts that you may know.

Over the weeks you will be carefully guided through how to breakfall properly and the [...]

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

Alumni Ellie Hughes grades to 1st Kyu - Congratulations!

Ellie Hughes from Bromley is now studying at Manchester University and has started a club with Luke Simmons from Brighton – both working with Steve Evans.  She recently graded to 1st Kyu (though unaware of her grading!) and said ….weird grading without Sensei Chris Stamate giving ‘the look’!!

Check out their interview with Fuse TV :/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVOGyg1nfCA&feature=c4-overview&list=UUwIDZe2EkGJurHzzHuV4iaA

Congratulations to everyone who graded at Greenwich this week.

Fredrick Johnson to 4th Kyu with a star
Jacob Johnson to 4th Kyu
Asher Waysome to 4th Kyu
Donell Waysome to 4th Kyu
Matthew Harris to 4th Kyu
Martin Richards to 4th Ky
Mark Shraga to 3rd Kyu with a star
Joe Farrow to 3rd Kyu with two stars
Chihiro Kawasaki  to 1st Kyu with two stars.

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 [...]

Nariyama Shihan 9th Dan, European Tour - September 2013

We are very pleased to announce that Nariyama Shihan, 9th Dan – Chairman of Shodokan Aikido Federation (SAF) will be in Europe for a series of Seminars.

Saturday 31st August & Sunday 1st September – Leeds
Seminars at The Edge, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT and party on Sunday evening.
Contact:  Justin Gallagher  +44 (0)7979 677 558
Facebook Link [...]

Many thanks to Fumika & Ayaka for a fantastic seminar at Thomas Tallis last night

Fumika and Ayaka held a most enjoyable, inspiring seminar last night with a lot of aiki energy & enthusiasm!! For members who havn’t had a chance to attend one of their seminars, your last chance is tomorrow at Brighton and you will not be disappointed!!

Great turnout of members from different [...]

2013 Events Calendar Update.....

Randori Only

RANDORI ONLY sessions has MOVED TO KIDBROOKE PARK
(Dojo Information)

Second Thursday of every month!
The next session will be Thursday 14th March, 7:00-9:00pm.

No drills
No teaching techniques
And definitely no Kata

Just Randori and lots of it. Just turn up and get stuck in.
Contact:  Erik Dop 07817 151 584 and Paul Herbert [...]