Cambridge Aiki Dojo

Cambridge Aiki Dojo courses 2017

Please note - Courses listed here are courses either hosted or co-hosted by Cambridgeaikidojo or courses members of our dojo are likely to attend, either because they are organised by the KAA or because they are in the vicinity of Cambridge. Unless otherwise stated, the courses listed on this page are open to everyone , regardless of grade or experience. It doesn't matter if you have been doing aikido for 10 weeks or 10 years, you can still learn something at a course, and your abilities will be taken into account by everyone you train with there. Practising with lots of different aikidoka will introduce you to endless nuances of this martial art, and it is always good to learn from other sensei

Always take your aikido association membership book or other proof of membership/insurance.Get in touch if interested in going


January

February

Birkenhead: One day course with Terry Ezra SHihan in Birkenhead

4 February 2017

One day course in Birkenhead

http://kaa.aikido.co.uk/events/event/kaa-aikido-course-feb-4/ or contact 0151 652 1526 secretary@aikido.co.uk

Times: 11 am - 1 pm and 1:45 pm to 3:45 pm

Fees £20 (£ 10 unwaged)

Belfast: Aikido Weekend with Shihan Gilles de Chénerilles 7th Dan Aikido

25/26 February 2017

More info soon. Training will take place at Belfast Aikido Dojo (45 Ravenhill Road, Belfast)

http://www.belfastaikido.org.uk or contact Matt Mumford directly

March

Terry Ezra Shihan in Cambridge

4 and 5 March 2017

We are looking forwad to hosting Sensei Terry Ezra again for an exciting weekend in Cambridge.

Times: Saturday 14:00 to 17:00 and Sunday 10:00 to 13:00

Location: Chesterton Community College (Rex Freeman Hall), Gilbert Rd, Cambridge CB4 3NY. Changing Facilities of Chesterton Sports Centre can be used.

Cost

One day: £20, Weekend: £25, concessions available



"Awakening Aiki" - Bjorn Saw Sensei (5th Dan) in Burwell

18 March 2017

Bjorn began his training in 1974 and became a direct student of Morihiro Saito Shihan, living in Japan for 2 and a half years and for much of this time he was Saito Shihan's uchi deshi.. He founded Aikido Alive in 2002 and is one of the most innovative teachers in the UK. His teaching will help you develop Mind, Body and Spirit..

Times and Locations

18 March, 10:00 - 17:00, Mandeville Hall Tan House Lane Reach Road Burwell Cambridgeshire CB25 0AR

Cost

to be confirmed

More info

See here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1199860956747162

April

Michele Quaranta Shihan, 6th Dan, Aikikai

1 and 2 April 2017

Joint course with St Ives Aiki Dojo. As in the last few years, we are very much looking forward to welcoming Michele Quaranta to our dojo. Michele Quaranta was a student of Masatomi Ikeda Sensei for 20 years. He runs a dojo in Basel, and apart from the UK regularly holds seminars in the Czech Reputlic, Ireland, the Netherlands, Slovakia and many other countries

Times: Saturday 10:00 to 17:00 (to be confirmed, likeye to be 10:00 to 12:00 and 14:30 to 16:30) and Sunday 10:00 to 12:00

Location: Chesterton Community College (Rex Freeman Hall), Gilbert Rd, Cambridge CB4 3NY. Changing Facilities of Chesterton Sports Centre can be used.

Cost:

to be confrimed

May

KAA Spring Course,Terry Ezra Shihan 7th Dan so Hombu

29 / 30 April

Location: to be confirmed soon; liklyle around Birkenhead area

Times: Saturday 29 April 2017 to be confirmed

Sunday 20 April 2017 to be confirmed 14:15-16:15:

Weekend Price:

£ to be confirmed in advance

One Day price:

£ to be confirmed in advance

Paying on the day incurs £ 5 surcharge

More info soon

Thomas Christaller, 5th Dan AIkikai

Joint event with Burwell Aikido Club

6 and 7 May

Thomas Christaller was a long term student of Watanabe Sensei and runs his own dojo in Bonn, Germany (Bewegung & Lebenskunst) . He recently (2016) was one of the invited teachers in Buwell at an Aiki-Extensions event. Find an interview (in German) with him in Aikidojournal.de here

Location: To be confirmed. Likely to be Chesterton Sports Centre

Times: Saturday 6 May 2017 to be confirmed

Sunday 7 May 2017 to be confirmed

Cost

20 £ to be confirmed

June

July

Terry Ezra Shihan 7th Dan so Hombu in Cambridge

8/9 July

We are looking forwad to hosting Sensei Terry Ezra again for an exciting weekend in Cambridge.

Times

Saturday: 14:00 to 17:00

Sunday: 10:00 to 13:00

Location

Saturday: University Sports Centre, Philippa Fawcett Drive (off Charlese Babbage Rd), Cambridge, CB3 0AS

Sunday: location to be confirmed

Cost

One day: £20, Weekend: £25, concessions available

The 8th International Friendship Seminar, hosted by Broadland Aikido Club

15/16 July

Seminar with Osamu Obata Shihan (7th dan), Philp Lee Shihan (7th dan), Aziz Belhassane Shihan (6th Dan) and Frank Burlingham Sensei

Times

Saturday: 11:30 to 17:00

Sunday: 10:00 to 15:30

Location

Ormiston Denes Academy,Yarmouth Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 4AH

Bring weapons and proof of insurance

Cost

Before 31 May: £50 for weekend, or £30 for one day; after 31 May: £60 for weekend or £30 for one day

Further info : List of accomodation, menu for evening meal and other information available - get in touch with Britta or alternatively email: frank.burlingham@virgin.net. Website: http://www.broadland-aikido.co.uk . Also see poster here.

August

September

Terry Ezra Shihan 7th Dan so Hombu in Cambridge

23 and 24 September

We are looking forwad to hosting Sensei Terry Ezra again for an exciting weekend in Cambridge.

Times

Saturday: 13:00 to 16:00

Sunday: 10:00 to 13:00

Location

University Sports Centre, Philippa Fawcett Drive (off Charlese Babbage Rd), Cambridge, CB3 0AS

Cost

One day: £20, Weekend: £25, concessions available

October

November

December

Always take your aikido association membership book or other proof of membership/insurance.Get in touch if interested in going

 

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