Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Ryu World Aikido Federation

We are very proud and happy to announce the launch of the Ryu World Aikido Federation!  



The first Annual General Meeting was held yesterday at Ryu Honbu Dojo.

Take a look at the website for more information and to apply for membership:

E-mail rwaf@aikidoryu.or.jp with any questions.

Thursday, 11 May 2017

27th Annual Urayasu City Aikido Demonstration

The 27th Annual Urayasu City Aikido Demonstration will be held from 13:00 in the Main Arena at Maihama Gymnasium on Sunday the 21st of May.  

Entrance to watch the demonstration is free!  

Please note that Ryu Honbu Dojo and Urayasu Branch will be closed for training on this day.

Please contact us if you have any questions:
TEL: 047-355-7140




Saturday, 8 April 2017

Special Training Seminar

Ryu Honbu Dojo will be holding a special seminar on the day after the 27th Annual Urayasu Demonstration.  This seminar is open to all students of aikido!  The class will be taught by Ando Shihan and will include basic techniques as well as some weapons work.

Date and time: Monday the 22nd of May from 9:15-10:50
Location: Ryu Honbu Dojo
Cost: 1,000yen

After training, a lunch party will be held from 11:30, also at Ryu Honbu Dojo.  The cost of attending this is 1,000yen.

If you have any questions about this or would like to attend, please contact the Ryu Honbu Dojo Administration:
TEL: 047-355-7140




Thursday, 23 March 2017

Tuesday, 14 March 2017

Changes in Staff and Training Schedule

Please note the following changes in staff and in the training schedule, effective as of April 1st, 2017:


  • Ryu Honbu Dojo
    Katagiri Shihandai will be leaving his full-time position as Uchi deshi at Ryu Honbu to head his own independent organization, based in East Chiba and the Sakura area.  He will continue to teach his kids class and the beginners and regular class on Wednesday evenings.

  • Ryu Honbu Dojo
    Tuesdays - Kids classes (3-6 years and 6-13 years):  Suzuki, Ryōma ➜ Akimoto, Yosuke

    Wednesdays - No change

    Thursdays - Morning training: Hotta, Terumasa ➜ Ando, Tsuneo

    Fridays - Morning training:  Ando, Tsuneo ➜ Ando, Stephanie
                    Kids class: Suzuki, Ryōma ➜ Akimoto, Yosuke
                    Kids Tokubetsu Class: Katagiri, Misato ➜ Suzuki, Ryōma
                    Evening Class: Katagiri, Misato ➜ Ando, Tsuneo

    Saturdays - Beginners class (14:15-15:15): Katagiri, Misato ➜ Akimoto, Yosuke

    Sundays - Family Club and Beginners class: Katagiri/Suzuki ➜ Suzuki/Akimoto
  • Inage Kaigan Culture Center - Katagiri, Misato ➜ Suzuki, Ryōma
  • Nishi Kasai Dojo - Katagiri, Misato ➜ Akimoto, Yosuke
*Click here to download a full training schedule of Ryu Honbu Dojo and Urayasu Branch classes.
*Please also note that there may sometimes be sudden changes in the instructor due to scheduling conflicts.



Contact us if you have any questions:
TEL: 047-355-7140


Saturday, 11 March 2017

62nd Annual All Japan Yoshinkan Aikido Demonstration

The 62nd Annual All Japan Yoshinkan Aikido Demonstration will be held on Saturday the 30th of September, 2017 at Komazawa Olympic Park Gymnasium.