Cambridge Aiki Dojo

Cambridge Aiki Dojo courses 2019

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

Terry Ezra Shihan, 7th Dan, Syllabus Course (Komyokan Dojo)

19 January 2019

Times: 11 am -1 pm, 1:45 pm- 3:45 pm

Location: Komyokan Dojo, 146 Harrowby Rd, Birkenhead CH42 7HX

Cost: £20 (£10 unwaged £5 juniors)

More info: Komyokan Aikido Association

February

Nick Waites, 6th Dan Aikikai (Komyokan Aikido Association)

8 and 9 February 2019

We are very much looking forward to Nick Waites visiting us again. He is the second most senior teacher in the KAA, after Sensei Ezra. Find his biography here .

Times and Location :

Friday, 7 Feb: 16:00 - 18:45 Kelsey Kerridge Sports Centre (Queen Anne Terrace, CB1 1NA) (note: latecomers welcome; likely to be a break at 17:15)

Saturday, 8 Feb: 9:30 to 12:30 University Sports Centre (Philippa Fawcett Dr, CB3 0AS)

Cost: One session GBP 20.00, two sessions GBP 25.00. Concessions available, please ask

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March

Terry Ezra Shihan, 7th Dan Aikikai (Komyokan Aikido Association)

15 and 16 March 2019

We are very much looking forward to Terry Ezra Sensein visiting us again.

Times and Location :

Friday, 15 March: 16:00 - 18:45 Kelsey Kerridge Sports Centre (Queen Anne Terrace, CB1 1NA) (note: latecomers welcome; likely to be a break at 17:15)

Saturday, 16 March: 10:00 to 13:00 University Sports Centre (Philippa Fawcett Dr, CB3 0AS)

Cost: One session GBP 20.00, two sessions GBP 25.00. Concessions available, please ask

Terry Ezra Shihan, 7th Dan Aikikai (Komyokan Aikido Association): Syllabus course in Birkenhead

23 March 2019

Syllabus course in Birkenhead

Times and Location :

11 am to 3.45 pm at the Komyokan Dojo in Birkenhead

See KAA website for details

April

May

Komyokan Spring Course

4-5 May 2019

More details to follow

Times: to be confirmed

Location: to be confirmed

Cost: to be confirmed

More info: Komyokan Aikido Association

June

Shane Riley Shihan in Lowestoft

1 and 2 June 2019

More information here: href=http://broadlandaikido.weebly.com/calendar.html

Location: Nirvana Fitness Ltd, Lowestoft, NR33 7NL

Times and cost :

Saturday 1 Jun: 11 am - 5pm GBP 15.00

Sunday, 9 Jun: 10 am to 1.30 pm GBP 8.00

Quentin Cooke: "An Aikido Seminar Exploring Conflict"

8 and 9 June 2019

An interesting seminar to look forward to!

Times and Location :

Saturday 8 Jun: start at 10:00

Sunday, 9 Jun: end at 13:00

More information to come

Please contact Quentin Cooke from Burwell Aikido Club for more information and to book a space

Nick Waites 6th Dan Aikikai

22 and 23 June 2019

We are very much looking forward to Nick Waites visiting us again - potentially an exciting weekend including koshinages and a secret session on pressure points (don't tell Hugh!). He is the second most senior teacher in the KAA, after Sensei Ezra. Find his biography here .

Location : University Sports Centre, Philippa Fawcett Dr, CB3 0AS

Times : Saturday: 13:30 -16:30m, Sunday: 10:00 to 13:00

Terry Ezra Shihan, 7th Dan Aikikai (Komyokan Aikido Association): Syllabus course in Birkenhead

29 June 2019

Syllabus course in Birkenhead

Times and Location :

11 am to 3.45 pm at the Komyokan Dojo in Birkenhead

See KAA website for details

July

August

Summer School of the Komyokan Aikido Association)

3 - 7 August 2019

See KAA website for details

September

Nebi Vural, 7th Dan, European Aikido Federation

7-8September 2019

We are happy to announce the first ever course of Nebi Vural Sensei in the United Kingdom.

Nebi Vural Sensei began practicing aikido in 1973 under Tamura Sensei and was awarded 7th dan by him. He is heading the Eurasian Aikido Association

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Times: 7 September: 10:00-12:00, 15:00-17:00; 8 September: 10:00-12:00

Location: University Sports Centre (Philippa Fawcett Dr, CB3 0AS

Cost: Saturday morning: free of charge. Other sessions: GBP 25 (one session) or GBP 35 (two sessions)

Poster here (5 MB) - or alternatively a smaller version here (500 kB)

Terry Ezra Shihan, 7th Dan Aikikai (Komyokan Aikido Association)

21 and 22 September 2019

We are very much looking forward to Terry Ezra Sensein visiting us again.

Times and Location :

Saturday, 21 September: 14:00 - 17:00 University Sports Centre (Philippa Fawcett Dr, CB3 0AS)

Sunday, 22 September: 10:00 to 13:00 University Sports Centre (Philippa Fawcett Dr, CB3 0AS)

Cost: One session GBP 15.00, two sessions GBP 25.00. Concessions available, please ask

Kimberly Richardon in Burwell

27-29 September 2019

Cost: to be confirmed

More info: Burwell Aikido Club

October

Peter Brown Shihan in Bury St Edmunds

5 October 2019

Peter Brown from the UKA coming to a venue near Cambridge for a day! Bring jo and bokken.

More info here

Times and Location :

Saturday, 5 October: 11:00 to 15:30 , Woolpit Village Hall, Mill Lane, IP30 9QX, Bury St Edumnds

Cost: GBP 10.00

November

Thomas Christaller, 6th dan Aikikai

17 November 2019

Thomas Christaller has previously visited Cambridge, together with our mutual friends from Burwell. An exciting opportunity to see a slightly different angle of Aikido. He runs his own dojo in Bonn, Germany .

Times and Location :

Sunday, 17 November: 11:00 to 15:30 (lunch break in between) Chesterton Sports Centre, CB4 3NY

Cost: GBP 20.00

December

KAA Aikido course with Terry Ezra Shihan, followed by AGM in Birkenhead

7 December 2019

Komyokan Aikido Association - one day course with AGM.

Times and Location :

Sunday, 7 December: 11:00 to 15:40 (lunch break in between), 146 Harrowby Rd, CH42 7HX

More info here

Annual Christams extravaganza - join in the fun and merriness

15 December 2019

Times and Location :

15:30 to 18:00 - University Sports Centre (Philippa Fawcett Dr, CB3 0AS)

Party afterwards - see poster here Ho Ho Ho

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

 

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