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Iwama Ryu Aikido Spring Seminar

Seikatsu Aikido & Grampians Aikido present Iwama Ryu Aikido as taught directly to Michael Field Sensei by O Sensei’s technical heir Morihiro Saito Sensei. Michael Field Soke is the highest ranked, non Japanese deshi, to commence his Aikido career in Iwama Japan under Saito Sensei Spring Seminar Hosted by Seikatsu Aikido at: 136 Sussex St, Pascoe […]

Aikido: martial arts, Melbourne

Aikido training in 2014

Happy New year to all Aikido students, your friends and family. Thank you so much for the support you have shown to the dojo over the last year. We are looking forward to another great year in 2014 and look forward to getting back on the mat with you in a couple of weeks. Training […]

Aikido: martial arts, Melbourne

Grading syllabus for December 2013

1st Kyu Locking and pinning To be performed from both standing and kneeling (tachi waza and suwari waza) Rockyo omote & ura waza (Pin #6) from the following attacks Shomen uchi Tsuki Katate dori Throws Kubi Nage from the following attacks: Shomen uchi Yokomen uchi Tsuki Shomen uchi irimi nage Mune dori kote gaeshi Tsuki kokyu nage […]

Aikido weapons: martial arts melbourne

Melbourne Spring Aikido Seminar

Iwama Ryu Aikido as taught directly to Michael Field Sensei by O Sensei’s technical heir Morihiro Saito Sensei. Michael Field, 5th Dan (1998) is the highest ranked, non Japanese deshi, to commence his Aikido career in Iwama Japan under Saito Sensei. Reserve your place by paying to attend Download the Indemnity form, fill in and […]

Aikido weapons: martial arts melbourne

Queens Birthday Long Weekend Seminar

Michael Field Sensei, Iwama Ryu Aikido Australia Soke will preside over three Sandan (on the Saturday morning) ad two Shodan Gradings (on the Sunday morning). This is your opportunity to: Support and learn from those students doing their black belt tests and to train with teachers, senior and junior students from all participating Dojos. Queen’s […]

Saito Sensei Photo

A great photo of Saito Sensei from 2000. The caption reads “I consider it my duty to correctly transmit O-Sensei’s teachings as I was taught in Iwama.” The photo is from Saito Sensei’s last visit to USE in 2000. He was observing students in a weapons class that he was teaching at the time. Photo by […]