Wednesday, 1 February 2017

Upcoming Events for February and March


 ❖❖FEBRUARY❖❖


*Monthly Tests
Tuesday the 21st - Sunday the 26th of February
(Test forms should be handed in at least one week before the test date.)

*Black Belt Class
The black belt class will be held on Saturday the 25th of February from 17:30-18:30 at Ryu Honbu Dojo.  Training costs ¥1000 per person and is open to anyone holding their black belt in Yoshinkan Aikido.


❖❖MARCH

*Spring Tests
The spring general tests will be held on Saturday and Sunday the 19th & 20th of March at Urayasu City Chuo Budokan.  


*Monthly Tests
Tuesday the 21st - Sunday the 26th of March

(Test forms should be handed in at least one week before the test date.)



Contact us if you have any questions about the above events!


Friday, 23 December 2016

Ando Shihan and all the staff at Yoshinkan Aikido Ryu would like to wish all our aiki friends the very best for the festive season and for the New Year.  Thank you for your support in 2016 and we look forward to seeing you on the mats in 2017.  May this be the year that peace prevails on Earth.


Please note that the dojo will be closed from the 24th of December until the 4th of January 2017.  The first day back at training will be Thursday the 5th of January.

Thursday, 20 October 2016

29th Annual Yamanashi Yoshinkan Aikido Demonstration - Ando Shihan

13th Annual Junior Aikido Tournament and 10th Annual Joint Training Seminar

Applications for the 13th Annual Junior Aikido Tournament and the 10th Annual Joint Training has on Saturday the 11th of February, 2017 are now open!

 Click here to for more information and to see the syllabus for the tournament.
Click here to download an application form.
Click here for more information on the 10th Annual General Training Seminar.

Please e-mail stephanie@aikidoryu.or.jp if you have questions or would like to apply.

Also, see videos below of formats for some of the categories and rounds:

Round 1- Beginner dragons in the upper and lower elementary school categories (forward rolling break falls):



Final Round - Flying dragons in junior high and high school student categories (ken dori jiyuwaza):