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John Stevens at Many Rivers Books – 09-26-2018

John Stevens Shihan recently taught a series of classes in the Bay Area, and on Wednesday, September 26th 2018, he gave a talk at Many Rivers Books in Sebastopol, CA.  Many Rivers graciously allowed us to make the recording available on our website.  Sensei Stevens talked about his writing,...

Interview with John Stevens on bodedit.com

John Stevens Sensei was recently interviewed on bodedit.com where he speaks candidly about his recovery from cancer, how his Aikido training helped him through this process, and how the spiritual nature of Aikido has helped him move from towards the light in the face of adversity. “One reason we train is to...

Sensei Noha’s review of “Aikido: My Spiritual Journey”

Sensei Noha has written a wonderful review of the book “Aikido: My Spiritual Journey” by the late Gozo Shioda Sensei: Review of Aikido: My Spiritual Journey By Gozo Shioda Afterword by Yasuhisa Shioda Compiled and Translated by Jacques Payet and Christopher Johnson Published by Kodansha USA ISBN 978-1-56836-411-7 202...

Classical Aikido International Seminar – September 23 & 24, 2017

Several schools will be hosting Sensei John Stevens for this seminar.  Please note dates and Times below: September 23, Saturday Bay Marin Aikido 1345 Via Sessi San Rafael, CA 94901 Training (general) 10:00AM-12:00PM Lunch Break 12:00PM-1:00PM Training (Classical Aikido members) 1:00PM – 4:00PM technical requirements, filming , discussion regarding...