Published Dec 28, 2019 17:42

Shodokan Aikido Festival 2020

Osaka, Japan, 2/29 + 03/01 Shodokan is pleased to announce an aikido festival to be held February 29th and March 1st, 2020. This festival will consist of training seminars and exhibitions by junior, university, general members, and even organizations. Additionally (and expected), a party will be held on the evening of February 29th. All are […]

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Published Aug 1, 2018 09:45

Tribute to Phil Newcombe

Tribute to Phil. He will always be remembered as the person who represented Shodokan Aikido in the UK and Spain. A man whose devotion to Shodokan was famed and still inspires Aikidoka around the world today. He is a true friend. He is a legend. He is Phil Newcombe. Phil’s decades-long relationship with Aikido began […]

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Published Jul 12, 2018 17:18

Shodokan Aikido Federation/ East Japan Aikido Federation Summer Seminar

Shodokan Aikido Federation/ East Japan Aikido Federation Summer Seminar On August 4th and 5th (Sat/Sun), a joint summer seminar will be held in Tokyo at Kokushikan University. We encourage your participation; all levels are welcome to join. Members are encouraged to bring their own bokkuto and jo. The schedule will be as follows: August 4th […]

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Published May 9, 2018 12:52

Koshiyama Cup – April 28th & 29th 2018

Aikidoka from around the world compete at the 2018 Koshiyama Cup held in Geneva, Switzerland, April 2018

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Published Feb 27, 2018 20:59

Guidance for the 2018 Kansai General Member’s Competition

For this competition general members, regardless of their grade, are invited to participate in mixed team events at Shodokan Hombu dojo. Participants will be placed on to teams via a lottery draw, making it a good chance to meet other members and adding to the relaxed feeling of this competition. We invite everyone to attend […]

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Published Jan 25, 2018 17:04

2018 Ladies Training Course

Shodokan Dojo is pleased to offer its annual training seminar for ladies on February 11th, 2018. Be advised that this is a public holiday, and as such no normal classes will be offered on this date. Women of all ages and levels are welcome to come and participate, with coffee and snacks provided after practice […]

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Published Jan 25, 2018 10:44

2018 General Member’s Kangeiko Report

Day 1: 06:30 – 07:30 66 participants Instructed by Nariyama Tetsuro shihan After kihon practice, Nariyama shihan explained that our basic techniques can, broadly speaking, be divided into two categories: atemi waza (striking techniques) and kansetsu waza (joint techniques). Nariyama shihan announced the theme for the first day of kangeiko practice would be atemi waza. […]

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Published Jan 20, 2018 16:39

Guidelines of the 4th Koshiyama Cup

The 4th Koshiyama Cup will be held as detailed below. We sincerely hope that you will be able to attend. 〈Date〉 Saturday 28th April 2018 & Sunday 29th April 2019 〈Venue〉 Dojo Lancy-Palettes Chemin des Pontets 19 1212 Grand-Lancy / GENEVE 〈Schedule〉 28th April (Saturday) 8:00~8:45 Registration 9:15 Opening Ceremony 9:30~12:00 Embu Competition 13:30~14:00 Explanation […]

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Published Jan 20, 2018 16:13

2018 Shodokan Spring Training Camp

Greetings all, As always, we thank you for your continued support of the Shodokan Aikido Federation. We’re pleased to announce that the annual Shodokan Spring Training Camp will take place March 3rd and 4th at Shodokan Hombu dojo. Be advised that normal practice on these days is cancelled; we look forward to your participation! * […]

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Published Dec 27, 2017 11:45

2018 Shodokan Calendar

Happy New Year and as always, thank you for your support. The 2018 Shodokan calendar is now available. Japanese copies are available at the Shodokan Dojo when it opens for the new year on Friday, January 5th. An English copy is available for viewing here. Dates and times are subject to change; we will update […]

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