Please also refer to our normal Training Schedule
30 July 2016
Training July 25 - 30, 2016
Shomenuchi (ikkyo, nikyo, sankyo, yonkyo, iriminage) Possible randori situations. Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class
6 August 2016
Training - August 1 - 6, 2016
Munetsuki (kotegaeshi, kaitennage, ikkyo) Bokken: holding and cutting. Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class
Flagstaff Seminar with John Messores, 7th dan
Aikido of Flagstaff is hosting a seminar featuring John Messores Sensei Friday evening August 5 and Saturday August 6. John Messores is 7th degree black belt in Aikido, among the most senior instructors in the Aikido Schools of Ueshiba, and has been a student of Saotome Sensei's for over 40 years. This is a great opportunity to train with a senior ASU instructor in a small-seminar environment. The seminar will take place at the Flagstaff Federated Community Church, 400 W Aspen Ave., in Rees Hall, which is upstairs and accessed via an entrance on Sitgreaves St. Keiko will be 6 - 8pm on Friday evening and all day Saturday, with a lunch break. There will be dan exams in the afternoon and a party Saturday night.
13 August 2016
Training - August 8 - 13, 2016
Katate dori (shihonage, ryote mochi kokyu tanden ho) Bokken: holding and cutting. Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class
20 August 2016
Training - August 15 - 20, 2016
Yokomenuchi (shihonage, kotegaeshi, iriminage, kokyunage) Also, bokken. Randori situations. Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class
Aikido Laboratory 2016 - August Session
Weapons in the Park: Jo & Bokken Tom Haines, 6th dan, Chief Instructor, Arizona Aikido, Phoenix. Bring your weapons to Flinn Park in Prescott and enjoy Haines Sensei's teaching. N.B. This session will meet at Flinn Park, 280 Josephine Street. The park is near the intersection of West Gurley Street and Gail Gardner Way. Ramada & restrooms, lots of lovely lawn. Park information & map.
27 August 2016
Training - August 22 - 27, 2016
Kata dori (ikkyo, nikyo) Kokyunage, kata dori variations, with munetsuki and tanto tsuki. Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class N.B. Kyu Testing this week!
3 September 2016
Training - August 29 - Septermber 3, 2016
Ryote dori (tenchinage, shihonage) kotegaeshi, other variations. Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class
7 September 2016
Training - September 5 - 7, 2016
Ushiro ryokata dori ikkyo, Ushiro ryote dori shihonage, kotegaeshi, iriminage, variations. N.B. No Aikido classes at the dojo Thursday, September 8 - 11, 2016! Fall Mountain Camp.
11 September 2016
Fall Mountain Camp
Above link will take you to costs and online registration Septermber 8 - 11, 2016 Hiroshi Ikeda, 7th dan Complete information in News & Notes.
17 September 2016
Training - September 12 - 17, 2016
Ushiro kubi shime kotegaeshi, sankyo, Ushiro waza kokyunage (ushiro tori, hiji tori, etc.). Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class
24 September 2016
Training - September 19 - 24, 2016
Yokomenuchi ikkyo, nikyo, sankyo and yonkyo. Koshinage from shomenuchi, yokomenuchi, katate dori and munetsuki. Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class
1 October 2016
Training - September 26 - October 1, 2016
Hanmi handachi: Katatedori shihonage, Ryote dori shihonage, shomenuchi iriminage (work also from standing). Saturday 10:00 a.m. to Noon - Open Class