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Wellington Aikido Tenshindo 35th Anniversary Gasshuku 30 & 31 March 2019

anniversary seminar march 2019

Venue
2 Bell Rd, Brooklyn, Wellington

With: Nobuo Takase Shihan 7 Dan, Auckland, New Zealand (Saturday)
Guest instructor: Takeshi Yamashima Shihan 7 Dan, Tokyo, Japan (Saturday & Sunday)

Cost
Full seminar early bird before 28 February 2019 and International – $180
Full seminar after 28 February 2019 – $220
Day rates for Saturday or Sunday – $120

Bank payments
Account Name: Wellington Aikido Club
Account Bank: BNZ
Account Number: 02-0500-0590959-00
Reference: Always include your name and seminar details as a reference so the deposit can be tracked.

Dinner
Sat 30 March, 7pm
Location tba

Please register via our online form


Aikido Tenshindo Open Day on Saturday 4 August 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00pm

open day schedule

Beat the winter blues with Aikido. Please join us for our annual open day demonstrations where you’ll learn about Aikido and experience this unique martial art first hand.

Sign up on Saturday and train for free all of August, kids will get the term for half price. Bargain!

10:00-10:10am
Warm up: Before each practice we make sure we’re all warm and ready to go.

10:10-10:20am
Welcome to Open day: Learn about Aikido and what makes it a very special martial art form. Our senior instructors will tell you a bit about Aikido’s origins and history as well as some of the key principles which are the foundation of Aikido.

10:20 -10:35am
Aikido demonstration 1: Our instructors will demonstrate Aikido techniques in a dynamic style.

10:35 -10:45am
Aikido weapons demonstration: Learn about Japanese weapons and how they are used when practicing Aikido.

10:45 -10:55am
Kids class demo: A short demonstration of our popular juniors class

10:55 – 11:05am
Break: Time to take a breather and enjoy some hot coffee and tea.

11:05-11:15am
Aikido demonstration 2: Our instructors will demonstrate Aikido techniques in a dynamic style.

11:15am-12:00pm
Aikido seminar and open mat: Join us and give Aikido a try. You will not be disappointed. All levels and ages are welcome!

Weekend seminar & grading 18 – 19 November 2017 with Simon Puffett 6th Dan

Grading & spring seminar with Simon Puffett, 6th Dan, 18-19 November 2017, Wellington

simon puffett - Nov 2017
Venue: 2 Bell Rd, Wellington

Time:
9am – 2:30pm Saturday & 9am – 2:30pm Sunday.

There won’t be a lunch break, instead we will be taking short breaks in between sessions.

Please be on time and ready on the mat by 9am.

Cost: Full weekend $50 or one day $40

 

Seminar information

The examination is only a small part of the seminar. Everyone is welcome to attend the seminar whether you are grading or not. Please note, there is a seminar attendance fee and a separate grading examination fee.

Please register for the seminar via our online form

Grading information

As always there will be a proficiency test before grading. Once you have been approved to grade you will need to register & pay online via the Auckland Shinryukan website.

Please ensure you have paid your annual membership fee before registering.

Please complete the Grading application form if you are invited to grade and pay your fees one week before grading day at the latest!

Wellington grading seminar: Saturday 21 May 2016

Grading - May 2016Time: 9am – 3:30pm
Cost: $10 for the seminar,  your grading fee is on top of this.

If you are invited to grade, please complete the online registration and pay your fee before grading. You will still have to complete the paper form as well.

Please remember, if you are planning to grade: