Training with Jelena Vrzić, 16 October

As of Thursday 10th up and until Saturday October 19th, Jelena Vrzić sensei will be hosting again several guest trainings in the Netherlands, among others also at Sanshinkai Aikido Utrecht. Vrzić is from Serbia and holds the rank of 6th dan and is a student of Tada shihan, 9th dan. Her trainings are exceptionally inspiring, with returning focus on flow, placement and relaxation. The theme is stability by the principle of opposing forces.

Her training at Sanshinkai Aikido Utrecht is scheduled on Wednesday, October 16th and admission is open for everybody. The trainings start at 19:30 and last until 21:30. Admission is € 12.50 for a single training. Please pay at the door (cash only) and arrive in time at 19.15.

For a complete overview of Jelena’s trainings in the Netherlands, discounts and a combination ticket, please see the poster in JPG and Facebook. Free parking on the grounds at Tamboersdijk 9 and the dojo is also quite easily reached by public transport.

Note: the next day on Thursday, we are closed and will be joining Jelena’s training at Enshukai in Rotterdam.

Autumn Seminar 4 – 6 October

The autumn seminar of Sanshinkai Aikido Utrecht with Michele Quaranta, shihan 7th dan, and Sander van Geloven, shidoin 4th will be held from 4 until 6 October 2019. We are proud to have shodan and nidan examinations on Friday evening and Saturday morning. If you are familiar with our aikido, you are hereby invited to participate as uke.

The poster can be downloaded as PNG. See also Facebook and register now.

Kyu exams spring and summer 2019

On June 24th, Nathalie and Jelle passed their exam for 3rd kyu and Ambrož for 4th kyu. Two days later, Mischa passed his exam for 6th kyu. Hans, Folmer, Alice and Cécile have passed in the spring of this year their respective examans for 2nd, 5th, 5th en 6th kyu.(Again) congratulations everybody and keep on going.

International shidoshakai in Slowakia

Sanshinkai Aikido Utrecht participated on 18 and 19 May in the international shidoshakai in Trnava, Slowakia, which was led by Michele Quaranta, 7th dan shihan. It was an intensive trainings weekend with 160 yudansha from 12 different countries. Under guidance of Mario Czerny, 5th dan, the weekend ended with an embukai. We were uke for Ireland and also gave a demonstration ourselves.

(Nederlands) 3e gezamenlijke training met En Shu Kai

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Dit is de derde vriendschappelijke gezamenlijke training van En Shu Kai uit Rotterdam en Sanshinkai Aikido Utrecht. De training vindt plaats op donderdag 23 mei van 19.30 tot 21.30 uur in de dojo van Sanshinkai Aikido Utrecht en zal worden verzorgd door Tycho van der Meulen, 3e dan. De warming-up wordt gedaan door Sander van Geloven, 4e dan aikikai. De training is toegankelijk voor alle niveaus. Zie ook het evenement op Facebook.