Shodokan Open June 2014 - Tournament Info & Entry Form




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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
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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

(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 [...]

Shodokan Aikido Newsletter - Xmas Edition

….in this Xmas issue….

Letter to the Editor on Shodokan Squad

SAUK Annual Xmas Seminar Article & Grading Results

Juniors Cartoons News from Aikido South East and Tanseikan

University Feature
Leeds at the Hombu, History of the University Clubs and meet the SAUK Uni Club Owners

Member articles on [...]

Shodokan Open 2013 Tournaments are now confirmed!

The Shodokan Open 2013 is confirmed for Saturday 8th June
and introducing
The Shodokan Open Under 18’s Tournament on Saturday 23rd March.

~ further details for both tournaments will be published in the next few months~

Both tournaments will be held at a new venue
Thomas Tallis Dojo – Kidbrooke Park
Thomas Tallis Sports Centre, 154 Kidbrooke [...]

SAF Aikido World Championships Information, 13-15 July 2013

Dear SAF Members,

The SAF currently enjoys a membership of 81 clubs from all over the world, and we are expecting a few more clubs to join soon.

We have the pleasure to officially announce the 2013 Aikido World Championships to be held in Osaka next summer from Saturday 13th to Monday 15th July.

2013 Shodokan Aikido Federation [...]

Malaga Xmas Seminar & Grading Information


Shodokan Aikido Spain and myself look forward to hosting the first SAUK Xmas Seminar and Grading in the warmer climes of the Costa del Sol on Saturday 1st December this year.

 It would be good to see as many of you as possible so a reminder to book early, which it makes it no more expensive [...]