On Monday 14 January and Thursday 17 January we have trial lessons from 19.30 until 21.30 at Tamboersdijk 9. This free introduction, during Martial Arts Week Utrecht, is accessible for everyone who is interested in aikido. Bring long sports trousers, t-shirt, flipflops and a towel. For more information or to register, contact us.
On Saturday 23 en Sunday 24 February, Sanshinkai Aikido Utrecht organises a seminar with Eric Graf sensei. He received in 2011 his 4th dan in Switzerland at the age of 34. Now, after more than 17 years of continuous and dedictated training, he will give a special seminar on aikido and aikiken in the Netherlands. Teachers who inspire him are Ikeda sensei and Michele Quaranta sensei. Reservation is recommended, see poster.
On Thursday December 20th Angel (Aikido Almere), David, Ernst, Yo-Yi and Patric have passed the 1st kyu exam. These examinations took place in Utrecht and were organised together with Aikido Almere from Rudolf Dekker. Also people from Almere have graduated for three times 6th, two times 5th, two times times 4th and two times 3rd kyu. Congatulations!
On Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 November we organise a seminar with Jelena Vrzić sensei, 6th dan. She started practising aikido in 1979 in Belgrade, Serbia. She was the first woman to receive shodan in the former Yugoslavia. Now, after more than 32 years of continuous and dedicated training, she will be giving a seminar for the third time in the Netherlands.
Teachers and colleagues who inspire her are Stanojević sensei, Tada sensei, Fujimoto sensei, Hosokawa sensei, Ikeda sensei, Zucco sensei and Quaranta sensei. Characteristic in her trainings is breathing, jo and aiawase. Reservation is recommended, poster.
Via SportU bieden we 4x gratis aikidotraining aan voor jongeren van 16 tot en met 18 jaar met een SportU-pas. Kijk op hun website en volg SportU op Facebook, Hyves of Twitter.