Unfortunately, recent ministerial decisions force us to cancel the mini-training sessions scheduled for October 11th and 18th. Sorry, I'm trying to schedule new dates in November.
A new season opens in the Clermont-Ferrand Aikido training series, on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 February 2020. I am looking forward to train with Christian Pogorely and his students.
Special weapons class organized by Aikikai Paris-Batignolles, from 8:00pm to 10:00pm in Gymnase Bernard Lafay, 26 rue Boulet Paris 75017. It is a weapon class. Bring your weapons with you.
Four hours of training on Saturday in Viriat (close to Bourg-en-Bresse) and two hours on Sunday in Bourg-en-Bresse. All you need to know is here : http://www.aikido-club-de-bourg-en-bresse.com/accueil_012.htm
A first in Châtillon’s club, the Langevin-Wallon Dojo whose head-teacher is Professor Josette Nickels, 5￼ dan. Several students of this dojo have already participated in various seminars that I taught last year. [Note that the web site address mentionned on the poster is erroneous. Please read: http://associaition.gama.free.fr]
This long class will be held in the dojo of the Aikido Club Montilien. (Information on the poster) Classes will be mainly dedicated to taijutsu (empty handed) and boken.
The dojo, “Aikikai en Cévennes”, is listed in the Fédération Française d’Aikido et de Budo (Aikido and Budo French Federation) or FFAB whose technical director was Tamura Nobuyoshi Shihan. Kevin Bechir, 4th dan Aikikai so Hombu is the dojo-cho of “Aikikai en Cévennes”. He is a young, enthusiastic aikidoka who deserves all the support he … Continue reading May 18 and 19 ’19 – Week-end seminar in Saint-Martin-de-Valgalges, Gard department.
The mini-seminars series goes on with a new training session of 180 minutes of aikido and kenjutsu at the Cercle Tissier in Vincennes, near Paris. The Aikido fan club ‘Dozo Aikido’ has put a record of our last session on line. Check it out at https://youtu.be/zpTvSSYhpoI
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