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Promotion of Christian Tissier and Miyamoto Tsuruzo to the 8th Dan (Kagamibiraki 2016)

09 January 2016 Events of importance in the world of Aikido Guillaume Erard

Promotion of Christian Tissier and Miyamoto Tsuruzo to the 8th Dan (Kagamibiraki 2016)

I just got back from the Hombu Dojo were I was in charge of filming the ceremony of the Kagamibiraki 2016 on behalf of the Aikikai and it is with great pleasure that I witnessed the appointment of Chr...

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Articles

The origin and purpose of solo practice in Aikido

20 August 2014

The origin and purpose of solo practice in Aikido

In my previous article, I discussed the fact that we, as aikidoka, we spend most of our time practic...

Katageiko : A necessary cooperation between uke and tori

25 July 2014

Katageiko : A necessary cooperation between uke and tori

While some martial arts emphasize the solitary development of both form and physical qualities, resp...

Biography of Kisshomaru Ueshiba, Second Doshu of Aikido

17 April 2014

Biography of Kisshomaru Ueshiba, Second Doshu of Aikido

When reading an article or a definition about aikido, one obviously finds a great deal of informatio...

Interviews

Interview with Horii Etsuji Shihan: Aikido as a mutual growth medium

08 November 2015

Interview with Horii Etsuji Shihan: Aikido as a mutual growth medium

Horii Etsuji Shihan is an instructor 7th Dan Aikikai. Very popular in Japan and abroad for his clear...

Interview with Christian Tissier Shihan: 50 Years in Aikido

27 August 2015

Interview with Christian Tissier Shihan: 50 Years in Aikido

Christian Tissier Shihan is one of the most prominent Aikido instructors in the world and one of the...

Interview with Philippe Gouttard - 35 Trips in Tokyo

20 May 2015

Interview with Philippe Gouttard - 35 Trips in Tokyo

My first interview with Philippe Gouttard dates back to 2007, almost eight years ago. At the time, I...

Photos

Photo gallery of a class with Christian Tissier Shihan in Vincennes

30 August 2015

Photo gallery of a class with Christian Tissier Shihan in Vincennes

Christian Tissier Shihan teaches in Paris at his dojo located in the district of Vincennes. These pi...

Picture gallery of Okamoto Yoko Shihan teaching at Aikido Kyoto

17 July 2014

Picture gallery of Okamoto Yoko Shihan teaching at Aikido Kyoto

Okamoto Yoko Shihan is one of the most well-known female Aikido instructors in the world. She holds ...

Picture gallery of Miyamoto Tsuruzo Shihan teaching at the Aikikai Hombu Dojo in Tokyo

02 June 2013

Picture gallery of Miyamoto Tsuruzo Shihan teaching at the Aikikai Hombu Dojo in Tokyo

Miyamoto Tsuruzo Shihan is one of the senior instructors teaching at the Aikido Hombu Dojo in Tokyo...

Travels

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Course Reports

Guillaume Erard teaches Aikido to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police

01 August 2010

Guillaume Erard teaches Aikido to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police

Some of us Aikido practitioners often dream of going to Japan in order to perfect our skills in the ...

Guillaume Erard 4th Dan Aikikai teaching in Besançon

21 June 2009

Guillaume Erard 4th Dan Aikikai teaching in Besançon

I had just returned to France after several years spent living and teaching in Ireland when I was in...

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