June 5th to 28th ’19 – Residence at California North County Aikikai (Solana Beach, CA, USA)

Special seminar on June 15 (weapons) and from June 21 to 23 (Aikdo). If you are lucky enough to live in or happen to visit Southern California, here is a great opportunity to discover a great dojo close to the beautiful beaches of the Pacific Ocean. For more information, visit the web site of North … Continue reading June 5th to 28th ’19 – Residence at California North County Aikikai (Solana Beach, CA, USA)

April Saturday 13th / Sunday 14th ’19 – Toulouse, Dojo de la Roseraie

This will be my first visit to the Dojo de la Roseraie in the city of Toulouse, a dojo established by Frank Noël and nowadays under the technical direction of Gaston Nicolessi. Frank is an “old” friend whom I first met on my arrival in Japan, many years ago. He has followed a captivating path … Continue reading April Saturday 13th / Sunday 14th ’19 – Toulouse, Dojo de la Roseraie

February 22th to 24th ’19 – Aikido Daiwa (Burbank, CA, USA)

In February 2019 I shall visit again California, the city of Burbank near Los Angeles to be more specific, to teach a seminar in the Aikido Daiwa dojo presided by John Brinsley Sensei, 6th dan. This dojo was founded in 1979 by Jack Arnold Sensei, a multitalented man with a brilliant music career that includes … Continue reading February 22th to 24th ’19 – Aikido Daiwa (Burbank, CA, USA)

December 8th and 9th – Brooklyn Aikikai (Brooklyn, NY)

Brooklyn Aikikai is the perfect dojo. Its chief instructor, Robert Savoca, 6th dan, and his assistant, Kate Savoca, 4th dan, have done an outstanding work. Each week, the dojo offers  21 classes of Aikido and weapons as well as a Iaido study and Zazen and Misogi sessions. Kate Savoca Sensei is also in charge of a children … Continue reading December 8th and 9th – Brooklyn Aikikai (Brooklyn, NY)

From November 30th 2018 to December 2nd 2018 : Montérégie Aikikai, Longueil, Canada.

Like every year,  I shall teach a 3 days seminar in the dojo of my dear friends Joshua Layton and Marylène Gélinas. We shall practice Aikido, weapons and Iaido (Omori-Ryu and Shin Munen Ryu).   For more details, see the poster attached or go to http://www.monteregieaikikai.com/.