Film on Southern Inter-Club Basho held Saturday 23rd June

On Saturday, June 23rd, the South East Clubs had a friendly get-together for Aikido basho session to test our skills and prepare for the Shodokan Open Competition on July 7th.

Song: Come As You Are by Yuna (Tyler Clark Remix)
Artist: EDM Network

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Side Note: The woman doing randori in the beginning is a senior [...]

Shodokan Open Tournament Information & Entry Form

The annual Shodokan Open 2012 Tournament is confirmed for Saturday 7th July at the Dartford Judo Club.
Please see attached full tournament information and entry form.

Shodokan Open 2012 – Tournament Information

Shodokan Open 2012 ENTRY FORM

Deadline for Entries: Friday 29th June.

Referees and volunteers also welcomed – please let us know if you are available.

If for any [...]

Shodokan Aikido Newsletter no 63 - June

Shodokan Newsletter 63 – June 2012

Information on the Shodokan Open Tournament on 7th July, Annual Xmas Seminar and SAUK Summer Grading.

Articles and pictures on past events ~ 28th Skenny that was on the Jubilee Weekend and The Student Nationals Tournament held in March.

Profiles on members, Kiyo & Yumiko from Ittaikan Brighton and Club Profiles [...]

The Shodokan training system

Tomiki Shihan discovered that the educational principles and randori training of Judo could be applied to Aikido. He devised a set of 17 techniques which could be applied in competition (the randori no kata) including striking (atemi waza) and wrist locking (tekubi waza). He also created a series of basic practices (kihon kozo) to help [...]

Skenny 2012 - Wales Spring Bank Holiday Aikido Seminar

There are still a (very) few places left for this seminar.

This years Wales Spring Aikido School course is going to be taken by Tsuchiya Sensei, 6th Dan. If you have not experienced Tsuchiya Sensei’s Aikido then you are in for a treat.

The course will be from Saturday 2nd June and will finish on 4th June, [...]

Annual Aikido Pub Crawl - Saturday 26th May

This year’s Pub Crawl is celebrating the birthdays of James & Imogen Burman (Imi is 40 this year!!).

Starts 1:30pm in Nottinghill Gate and will eventually end in Soho, Covent Garden way – lots of beer and dinner eventually – Everyone is welcome!!

Here are all the details…..Route Map of Pubs – May 2012

If you have [...]

Sussex Sport Aikido - Change of training night

Sussex are changing training from Friday to Thursday’s – same time, same place, different day!

Tuesday, 7:30-9:30pm St Andrews, (Old Church) Hall, Church Road, Hove
Thursday, 8:00-10:00pm University of Sussex, Sports Centre, Falmer, Brighton BN1 9RB

Contact: Jerome Chin-Aleong,

Congratulations to Worthing Shodokan Aikido - Ittaikan Aikido Club

Congratulations on your first night. Great to see a new Shodokan Aikido club.

Worthing Shodokan Aikido – Ittaikan Aikido Club

Shodokan Aikido is back at Worthing

The Ittaikan Aikido Club is coming back to Worthing soon…..the club is scheduled to start in May 2012.  This web site will give you a little bit of information about what we do and when, but to really find out what its like come along and give it a go!!

Classes Monday – 8:00-10:00pm

Davison Leisure Centre, [...]

2012 Tanseikan Fun-days

A great opportunity for all Aikido juniors & teens to meet other club members, attend a course by senior Aikido Instructors, view a demonstration, participate in a mini-competition & basho, play some games, win medals & trophies and have a relaxing fun day out with the family.

2012 Dates:  Saturday 28th April and Saturday 10th November

Time:  [...]