Annual Queens Birthday Weekend Seminar withMichael Field Sensei, No training on Wednesday 24 May – due to Syndal South Open Night, Children’s Aikido Gradings to be held in class on Wednesday 28 June 2017
First of all, thanks to all students and their families who supported them in training with us during 2016. There are some changes to the schedule for the children’s classes in 2017. We are no longer training during school terms. Payments will also move to paying per term per child. I’ll post the details of the […]
The Aikido kids classes start again on 3 February. Please come to the Syndal South Primary School Hall at 4:45pm to help setup the mats. We look forward to another great year of Aikido training with the kids, and hope that you all had a great holiday over Christmas / New Year. Split Class We […]
I often get asked “Sensei, how do I pay you?”. This post will walk you through the best and easiest ways to pay for your aikido training. The Aikido Maai website has eCommerce facilities – and you can pay for your training online through the Aikido Maai Shop. All online payments use PayPal – and you […]
All parents with kids in the Children’s aikido classes need to be aware that we run classes as usual at 5pm on Wednesdays through out the school holidays.
The kid’s aikido classes start again at 5pm on Wednesday 4 February (next week). I hope that you and your kids have had a great holiday and have come back refreshed and ready for the new year. We ask that you make payments for the classes through the dojo website. It’s very easy to subscribe […]
I hope that you all had a great Christmas and new year. Aikido training resumes on Monday 5 January 2015 with advanced class at 5:45pm with the Advanced class, followed by open handed at 7pm. Children’s aikido classes start in the first week of term, on Wednesday 4 February 2015 at 5pm. I am looking […]
It’s that time of year again; where some good calming breathing comes in handy as the world goes slightly mad before Christmas. This is one of the benefits of training Aikido. Gaining the ability to centre and calm yourself while those around you are getting all worked up. Important Dates for Aikido Maai The dojo will […]
Parents are reminded that Children’s Aikido classes run through the school holidays between Term 3 and Term 4. Class times remain at 5pm – 6pm Wednesdays at Syndal South Primary School, My Waverley. There will be some works taking place on the school hall over the holidays. These works will mean that the toilets will […]
Filming for the website We are producing some short videos for the dojo website to help people better understand the benefits of training Aikido. It would be GREAT to have as many people on the mat for the classes that we are filming as possible. So I would like to invite anyone who has not […]
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 […]
Gradings Dan (black belt) gradings are being held at Seikatsu Aikido on Saturday 14 December. Full details on the Iwama Ryu Aikido Australia dan gradings event page. Aikido Maai kyu gradings will be held on Wednesday 18 December during normal class time of 7-8:30pm. The syllabus for kyu level gradings is available on the grading […]
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 […]
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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 […]
Public Holiday Monday 11 March 2013 A quick reminder that Monday 11 March 2013 is a public holiday, so there will be no training. New payment options: Bundles of 12 classes We have updated the eCommerce options for aikido classes, you can now buy a bundle of 12 classes. These bundles may be useful for […]