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.

Friday, 10 March 2017

27th Annual Urayasu City Aikido Demonstration

The 27th Annual Urayasu City Aikido Demonstration will take place on Sunday the 21st of May, 2017.

TIME: 13:00 - 17:30 (Venue opens at 11:00)
PLACE: Main Arena, Maihama Gymnasium (2-27 Maihama, Urayasu City  047-355-1110)

Click on the links to download the demonstration syllabus and application form for students within Urayasu City.  

For branches and affiliate dojos outside Urayasu, please check with your instructor about applying.






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

Thursday, 9 March 2017

New Class Announcement - Gyotoku Branch

We are very happy to announce a new class open from March 2017!  Gyotoku branch classes take place in the dojo at Ichikawa City Dai Nana Junior High School, a 5 minute walk from Gyotoku Station on the Tozai Line.  Kids classes are from 19:00-19:55 and adults are from 20:00-20:55.

Please click here for more information(in Japanese) or contact us if you have any questions:

TEL: 047-355-7140

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Upcoming Events


❖❖MARCH❖❖


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

*Black belt class
The black belt class will be on Saturday the 25th of March.  Training is from 17:30-18:30 and is open to anybody holding their black belt in Yoshinkan Aikido.  Training costs ¥1,000 per person.


❖❖APRIL❖❖

*Monthly Tests
Tuesday the 18th of April - Sunday the 23rd  of April
(Test forms should be handed in at least one week before the test date.)

*Black belt class
The black belt class will be on Saturday the 15th of April.  Training is from 17:30-18:30 and is open to anybody holding their black belt in Yoshinkan Aikido.  Training costs ¥1,000 per person.

*Saturday the 29th of April
Please note that although this day is a public holiday, there will be training as usual. 


❖❖MAY❖❖

*2017-2018 Test Syllabus Seminar
 The seminar will be held on Wednesday the 3rd of May (a public holiday) from 9:15-10:50 at Chuo Budokan.  

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


 *Golden Week

Please note that the dojo will be closed for training on Wedneday the 3rd; Thursday the 4th and Friday the 5th of May.  

Please contact us if you have any questions about any of these events: