Special Events

Robin Cooper Sensei Friendship Seminar - January 26, 2017
Aikido of Wales, Kettle Moraine High School, Rm 322, 349 N Oak Crest Dr, Wales, WI 53183
Time: Thursday, 6:30 - 8:30pm. Cost: Free (donations welcome).

Aikido of Wales is proud to welcome Robin Cooper Sensei from Aikido of Madison, January 26th, from 6:30-8:30pm for the January friendship seminar. Please join us for a night of training and camaraderie.

Kagami Biraki Seminar - January 27-29, 2017
Twin Cities Aikido Center, 2382 Hampden Ave W - Suite 203, St. Paul, MN 55114
Times: Friday, 5:30 - 7:30pm
            Saturday, 10:00am - 12:00pm and 2:00 - 4:00pm (Banquet at 7:00pm)
            Sunday, 10:00am - 12:00pm (Testing - 2:00pm)
Cost:   Friday, Saturday, or Sunday - $20, All days - $40

Sessions will be lead by Cal Blanchard (5th Dan) and Matt Lynch (5th Dan).

Tim Spies Sensei, 4th Dan, Friendship Seminar at Aikido of Wales - February 9, 2017
Aikido of Wales, Kettle Moraine High School, Rm 322, 349 N Oak Crest Dr, Wales, WI 53183
Time: Thursday, 6:30 - 8:30pm. Cost: Free (donations welcome).

Tim Spies Sensei photo

Tim Spies Sensei, Dojo-cho of Ryoshinkan Dojo in Arlington Heights, founder of both the "Aikido Resolutions Foundation" and the "Cut the Cancer Program," will be the featured instructor on February 9th. Let's roll!

Tim Spies Sensei, 4th Dan, Friendship Seminar at Aikido of Hales Corners - February 23, 2017
Aikido of Hales Corners, 5726 S 108th St, Hales Corners, WI 53130
Time: Thursday, 7:30 - 9:30pm. Cost: Free (donations welcome).

Tim Spies Sensei photo

Aikido of Hales Corners is happy to announce Tim Spies Sensei, 4th Dan, as the first guest instructor to teach an evening friendship seminar at their dojo on Thursday, February 23, 2017, at 7:30pm. Spies Sensei is the founder of Aikido Resolutions Foundation Cut the Cancer Program and is the dojo-cho at Ryoshinkan Dojo in Arlington Heights, IL. There is no cost to attend but donations are welcome.

Tamon Mark Uttech Sensei 2nd Annual Memorial Seminar - February 26, 2017
Aikido of Marshall, 212 West Main Street, Marshall, WI 53559
Time: Sunday, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Cost: Suggested $10.00 donation

Tamon Mark Uttech Sensei photo
Photo Credit: Jim Moy

Join Aikido of Marshall in remembering the spirit of practice that Tamon Mark Uttech Sensei sought to promote between different schools of aikido. Jeff Hempel Sensei, 5th Dan, will be the guest instructor leading the seminar. Any affiliation is welcome to attend.

"Strikes and Slices" with Jeff Hempel Sensei, 5th Dan - March 4, 2017
Abiding Spirit Aikikai, 829 Virginia Road, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Time: Saturday, 12:00 - 4:00pmCost: $50.
All affiliations and styles are welcome!

Jeff Hempel Sensei demonstrating picture
Photo Credit: Jim Moy

The Abiding Spirit Aikikai is hosting Jeff Hempel Sensei, 5th Dan, for a one-day seminar on striking techniques and knife techniques. Please bring a training knife with you. For more information and to register, please use the Strikes and Slices Registration Form.

Midwest Aikido Bridge Seminar - March 31 - April 2, 2017
Abi
ding Spirit Aikikai, 829 Virginia Road, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Friday, March 31 at 9:00am through Sunday, April 2 at 12:30pm
Cost: Full day $200
          Half-day $50

Featuring instruction by Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan, John Mazza, Charles Tseng, Marsha Turner, Mike Weber, and Art Wise. Registration is available on the Midwest Bridge web page.

Endo Seishiro Sensei Seminar - June 16-18, 2017
Abi
ding Spirit Aikikai, 829 Virginia Road, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
More information coming soon.


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