All classes on 11/2 and 11/3 are cancelled because all of the instructors will be in Tokyo for the Enbutaikai. The dojo’s Christmas party will be held on 12/22 at a yet to be determined location. More information will be sent out via e-mail so please watch for it. The dojo will be closed from … Read more
The dojo will be closed for obon from 8/12 until 8/18.
On Monday we took the Kenshusei for a trip to Tanabe to visit Osensei’s grave in Tanabe.
Today we had our Kenshusei orientation. Everyone is looking forward to a good year with lots of hard training.
Thanks to all of our members for your monetary and spiritual support in bringing everything for the new dojo together. Here is a picture of the completed Kamidana:
Payet Sensei was recently in Poland teaching and participating in a enbu taikai. Here is a link the the FB page for the Aikido Federation that hosted the event. Pictures and Video… http://www.facebook.com/EuropejskaFederacjaYoshinkanAikido
One of the toughest things for new non-japanese instructors here is teaching Aikido in Japanese. Here, we see Nick’s ingenious solution to teaching nikajo osae. Good job Nick
For those who don’t already know, we opened a new dojo. Everything is slowly coming together. Here are a few pics. Thanks to all of our members for your continued support!
Important information regarding location and schedule changes Effective January 31st the kojinguchi dojo and shijo dojo will be closing down and we are opening a new dojo close to Marutamachi station on the Karasuma subway line on the very next day February 1st. The nearest cross streets are Karasuma / Marutamachi. As of the 1st, … Read more
Please join us at the Kojinguchi Dojo on the 19th of this month for Kagami Biraki. It will start at 13:00. The same time as normal training. As usual, we will do some normal training with everyone, kids included, together and then there will be some demonstrations by instructors, kenshusei and children. Hope to see … Read more