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A new year for training: 2018

Congratulations to all those who graded up a belt last year, including Van Khuu who achieved his 2nd degree black belt and Kyle Gillis who achieved 1st and 2nd dan in Buki Waza (weapons), and students who achieved their new kyu grades. Children’s Aikido starts on 7 February Children’s Aikido Classes for Term 1 2018 start […]

Aikido for 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 […]

Paying for your aikido training

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]