SAUK Student Nationals - 10th & 11th March

This year’s Student Nationals is taking place in Nottingham  – Harvey Hadden Sports Complex, Wigman Road, Nottingham NG8 4PB.

1 – The schedule for this year student nationals

2 – The competition registration form – which needs to be returned to Scott ( 

3 – Accommodation and meal information - please confirm to Mo (

We have [...]

Congratulations to those who graded at Greenwich and Bromley

Russell Marsh – 2nd Kyu
Philip Seabourne – 3rd Kyu
Mark Shraga – 5th Kyu

Under 18’s Syllabus
Matthew Harris – Double Grade to 5th Kyu
Donnell Waysome – 4th Kyu
Asher Waysome – 4th Kyu
Jake Sproule – 10th Kyu

Erik Suvaryan – 8th Kyu
Mikayel Suvanyan – double graded to 8th Kyu with star
Ayden Mahal – 9th Kyu
Jonathan Murray – 9th Kyu
Matthew [...]

Sunday Training returns to the Glades Pavilion Centre

Glades Shopping Centre, Pavilion Sports Centre, Kentish Way,  Bromley  BR1 3EF from 5th February.

Please note change of class times:-
8:30 – 9:30am – Juniors from age 6 years to  Teens
9:30 – 11:30am – Teens from age 13 years to Adults

We will be located in STUDIO 2.   At front reception, go left around reception and follow the signs to studios.  [...]

Kick start the year with a Weapons Course - Saturday 21st January

Those who attended the last weapons course run by Scott Allbright in london will remember how informative it was and how much it improved our understanding of weapons use generally. This is highly recommended for everyone and open to teens from age 14 years upwards.

Where: Langley Park School

Time: 1:30-4:30pm

Coach: Scott Allbright, JAA 6th Dan

Cost: £15 [...]

Scott Allbright, 6th Dan Road Show in London and South East in January

We are very pleased to have Sensei Scott teaching at the following South East & London Clubs in January…

THURSDAY 19th JANUARY – Tunbridge Wells Dojo
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Address:  Vale Road Methodist Church Hall, Tunbridge Wells, TN1 1BX
Contact:  James & Imogen Burman, m 07904 339 828,

FRIDAY 20th JANUARY – Central London Dojo
Time:  6:00-8:00pm
Address:  Central London Dojo, 23 [...]

Latest Aikido Community Newsletter & SAUK 2012 Events Calendar

Plenty of courses, seminars, competitions and news on our community members.

Shodokan Newsletter 61 – January 2012


Congratulations to Rob Cardell & Sara Middleton

Both Rob & Sara graded to 2nd Dan this weekend at the Annual Xmas Seminar with Phil Newcombe, Scott Allbright and Jim Newcombe.

Many congratulations to them both from Aikido South East



Mike McCavish, 5th Dan - Photos from the Aikido South East Training Week

Many thanks to Michael McCavish, 5th Dan and Senior Hombu Dojo Instructor for his tour of the Aikido South East Clubs in October – we hope to see him every year!

More pictures on Flickr:

Photos from Aikido Under 18's Seminar held 1st October at Rotherhithe

Flickr Photos

A course that introduced teenagers to competitive Aikido (Randori & Embu).  This was specifically aimed at those aged 12 to 18 years and was lead by Christian Kirkham, the 2009 Aikido World Champion and his coach Steve Evans.

The course was devised just for teenagers eager to understand the training involved for competitions at local, national and international levels.  Both explained [...]

The 2011 South of the River Aikido Seminar - 24 & 25 September

Genryukan Aikido and Mushin no Shin Aikido present The 2011 South of the River Aikido Seminar at The SAGA Pavilion, Folkestone.

We are hoping the weekend ticket price will provide everyone with amazing value for money.  It is an open event, so all are welcome regardless of association.  This year we also have a dedicated juniors [...]