Our Sister Dojo, Chishin Dojo, run by John Burn Sensei Aikikai Yondan, with assistant instructors Toni Egan Nidan & Alwynn Edwards Ni Dan. John Burn Sensei is a student of Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan, number two to Mitsugi Saotome Shihan, Sóke of Aikido Schools of Ueshiba and former Uchi Deshi to O'Sensei Morihei Ueshiba
Aikido for Daily Life is the affiliation we are members to, it is headed by Piers Cooke Ki Federation Rokudan (6th Dan) & Aikido Yuishinkai Nanadan (7th Dan) and Quentin Cooke Ki Federation Yondan (4th Dan) and Aikido Yuishinkai Nanadan (7th Dan).
United Dojos & West Buckland Aikido club, are run by Vince Lawrence Sensei, Aikido for Daily Life, Yondan. Vince has trained under Ken and Margaret Williams Sensei's of the Ki Federation of Great Britain, he has also trained under Ray Sturdy Sensei Hachi Dan
Welcome to The Festival of Japan
Our lives revolve around the Japanese culture and our aim is to let everyone know about this diverse and enigmatic country. This site is dedicated to just that. We provide everything from simple advice, geisha dressing sessions, Japanese hostesses and now weddings in Kyoto.
Must Love Japan is a rich and resourceful website all about the beautiful country and culture of Japan. It is run by Toshihara Asaka san, who runs his own Aikido dojo and is a former student of Take sensei (Steven Seagal) at Tenshin Dojo, Osaka.
Take Musu Aikido is also commonly referred to as 'Iwama Style'
Want to improve your understanding of Aikido and Aiki weapons? Looking for a reasonably priced class with a qualified and experienced teacher? .... you are in the right place, now it is up to you.
Richard's teaching is also coloured by several years of Tai Chi study, emphasising internal stregth into his Jo training and practice.
Richard regularly teaches Aiki Jo and Aiki Ken seminars at Shinsei Dojo.
Winford Rural Workshops
Higher Halstock Leigh
Dorset, BA22 9QX