Footage from California Aikido Association hachi dan celebration of Senseis Frank Doran and Bob Nadeau. Video courtesy of Jack Wada sensei and the California Aikido Association.
Paul Rest has recently joined our school and on October 24th he successfully tested for the rank of yondan. Congratulations!
Linda morris successfully tests for the rank of shodan at Aikido of Petaluma, October 17th, 2015
Here is our student, Ben Piper, demonstrating techniques for the rank of sandan, on October 17th 2015.
We had some fun with slo mo and shiho giri. We practice ken and jo during the last part of class on Tuesdays. This was a great session where we practiced shiho and happo giri.
Here is Aldo Quezada and Nancy Vayhinger’s nidan exam, taken at our spring seminar at the Western Aikido Association’s dojo, Sofia University, Palo Alto CA, 4/19/2015. Congratulations again!
Here is Richard Squeri’s shodan exam, taken at our spring seminar at the Western Aikido Association’s dojo, Sofia University, Palo Alto CA, 4/19/2015. Great job Richard!
Here is Michelle Pereira’s 2nd kyu test. Great job, Michelle!
Here is one of our newest student’s 5th kyu exam. Great Job Liam!
Here is the final part of Sensei Noha’s conversation on O Sensei’s Cosmology and it’s relationship to Training: And here are parts 1 through 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_HnMva2qAk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KLP1i94xiTY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChpQNn1jRAY We hope you enjoyed this series. Please leave us a comment to let us know what you thought.