Shodokan Aikido Newsletter 64 - enjoy

Update on Shodokan Aikido Federation (SAF).

Results from the July Shodokan Open Tournament with the new <18 years category for Teens.
Confirmation of the next Juniors Tanseikan Funday.

Mike McCavish, 5th Dan on tour in the UK.
Full schedule and many congratulations on his wedding!

From the York Aikido club their club profile [...]

Congratulations & Thanks to Sensei Rob

Congratulations to Sensei Rob Cardell for his 10th Year in aikido, with a BIG THANKS  from Sensei Chris, all the juniors, club members and Sunday aiki Mom & Dads for supporting Aikido South East.

Thanks to Gail Bennett (m 7736 026 066)  for the fantastic Caricature Chocokate Cake – completely devoured by the juniors and adults!!

Mike McCavish, 5th Dan - New club visits confirmed....

Saturday 6th Oct
9.30 – 11.00 Juniors, 11.00 – 12.30 Adults
Seven Islands Leisure Centre, 100 Lower Road, Rotherhithe, SE16 2TU
Contact:  David Fielding on 07810 507 235

Sunday 7th October
9.30am to 11.30am
Weapons Class
Glades Shopping Centre, Studio 2, Pavilion Sports Centre, Kentish Way, Bromley BR1 3EF
Contact: Chris Stamate on 07904 095 690

Sunday 7th October
1.00pm to 4:00pm
City of London Academy, [...]

No class at Bromley Pavilion on Bank Holiday Sunday

Just a reminder there is no class this Bank Holiday Sunday – enjoy!

Also, Mike McCavish (5th Dan) will be back on Sunday 9th September and Sunday 23rd September at 9:30am – 11:30am..

There will be a surprise on the 9th  so hope as many of you can make training that morning – especially the Juniors!!

Chris & [...]

Last night at the City Club with Phil Newcombe, 7th Dan

Calling all past members, present members, visitors and spectators of City University Shodokan – the last training session in this historic location will be next Thursday 30th August, 7:00 pm.  It is our pleasure to announce that Phil Newcombe, 7th Dan shall take the session as fitting completion to a chapter of over 25 years.

There [...]

Mike McCavish Sensei - Club Visits

Full schedule for Mike McCavish, 5th Dan across the UK.

Saturday 21st July | 11am – 2pm.
Jo and Bokken Aikido Seminar
Seven Islands Leisure Centre, 100 Lower Road, Rotherhithe, SE16 2TU.
Contact: Vanda Fairchild on 07957 403 578

Tuesday 24th July | 8pm-10pm
Thursday 26th July | 8pm-10 pm
Tunbridge Wells, Vale Royal Methodist Church, London Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent,  TN1 [...]

The London & Hove Aikido Festival 2012

This years instructors include:

• Satoru Tsuchiya, 6th Dan
• Scott Allbright, 6th Dan
• Michael Mccavish, 5th Dan
• Erik Dop, 4th Dan
• Matt Houlton, 4th Dan
• David Findlay, 3rd Dan

Mike McCavish, 5th Dan at Langley & Beckenham in August

We are pleased to announce that Sensei Michael Mccavish 5th Dan, Senior Instructor at the Hombu Dojo, will be at the Langely & Beckenham dojo in August – Everyone welcome.

Wednesday 15th August
7:30 to 9:30pm (Teens & Adults)
Langley Park Sports Hall (Langley Girls Gymnasium), Hawksbrook Lane, Beckenham, Kent BR3 3BE

Sunday 19th August
8:30-9:30am (Juniors)
9:30-11:30am (Teens & Adults)
Studio 2 [...]

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

http://youtu.be/mgjfQF_pukg

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

Email: LaurenAikido@gmail.com
Twitter – http://www.twitter.com/fozzness

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 [...]