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Interview with Aikido Legend - Shihan Tsutomu Chida (千田 務)

Aikido and the Balance of Power

"When are we going to learn to kick the other guy?" the children -- with visions of the movie "Karate Kid" -- ask the aikido instructor.<p>It's a question adults think but don't voice.<p>"We don't kick anybody or hit anybody," says George Simcox, 51, third-degree black belt and chief instructor of the …

Aikido Great Kyoichi Inoue Has Passed Away

Kyoichi Inoue was born on September 10, 1935 in Hokkaido, Japan. He was a 10th dan Yoshinkan aikido master holding the rank of Hanshi. He was an …

Aikido Shihan Kyoichi Inoue - Learning from the Kojiki

<b>Kyoichi Inoue Sensei</b><p>Born in Hokkaido in 1935, Kyoichi Inoue (井上 強一) became one of the first uchi-deshi to Gozo Shioda (himself a pre-war uchi-deshi …

Aikido Renshinkai

Top seminar with Chida Sensei. Good energy, lots of aikidoka. Lots to practice. @mushinjukudojo @renshinkai https://t.co/jGFMRUaQAA

I Thought Aikido was Bullshit

Excellent Aikido Demonstration Mori Shihan

Wushu Watch: Lessons to Learn from Aikido

Aikido is the punchline of every joke in MMA but maybe there's something more to it. We examine the flaws and principles of the Japanese martial art.<p>If you are a fan of MMA the chances are that you have seen the now legendary Joe Rogan Podcast segment with Andrew Hill. You might know him as 'Aikido …

Copenhagen's Bus Drivers Are Learning Aikido

Japanese breathing techniques, meet rush hour.<p>Driving a public bus is a notoriously stressful job. Navigating a hulking behemoth through oft-narrow and crowded city streets while sitting for huge swaths of time is bad enough. But bus driving is also a customer service job, one in which only people …

Relaxing into Nikajo by Robert Mustard Sensei

Mustard

Is Aikido passing to the West?

Williams Sensei awarded his 10th dan by Maruyama Sensei, Japan 2010<p>With this year’s Aiki Kai Kagami Biraki announcement of promotions, I noticed a …

Chida Sensei at the 8th Renshinkai demonstration 2015

Demonstration

Shioda Gozo Sensei 1978 demo / 塩田剛三先生 1978年 説明演武

Aikido Interview - Christian Tissier, 50 Years in Aikido

Martial Arts

Mr. Kimura’s Aikido Memories, Part 2

<b>Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba at the Noma Dojo, around 1936</b> In 1938 the Prime Minister of Japan was Prince Fumimaro Konoe (近衛 文麿) – he was a patron …

A Leap of the Spirit – Moritaka (Morihei) Ueshiba in 1932

<b>“</b><b>Kami no Keshin” (“Embodiment of God” / 神の化身)</b> <b><br>Kanzou Miura (三浦関造) – Ryuo Library (竜王文庫), 1960</b>Kanzou Miura was born in Fukuoka, Japan on July 15th …

Interview with Aikido Legend - Grand Master Inoue Kyoichi (井上 強)

Martial Arts

It Had to Be Felt #27: Inoue Kyoichi: "Pure Class"

Our seminar with Chida Sensei head of Renshinkai International. 19-20.05.2012

We meet Chida Sensei at Sheremetyevo Airport on 17th May 2012 and this visit for the first time he travelled alone without an assistant took the …

Three new films of O-Sensei - discovered in Israel in July 2014

few weeks ago, one of our dojo members came to the dojo with a CD containing a film. To my huge surprise, it was an un-seen-before film of founder of …

Metropolis Magazine

To-Do List<p>February 8 at 10:00 am - May 20 at 6:00 pm<p>March 3 at 10:00 am - May 6 at 6:00 pm<p>March 6 - May 6<p>April 28 at 11:00 am - May 8 at 6:00 …

合気道錬身会 最高師範 千田 務 先生に指導して頂きました

The Necessity of Pain for Progressing in Aikido

This sensation that we call pain in Aikido is something that has always been a source of intellectual interest to me. Indeed, why are putting …

Using the Knowledge of Biomechanics in Teaching Aikido

Open access peer-reviewed chapter<p>By Andrzej Mroczkowski<p>Submitted: November 29th 2011Reviewed: May 18th 2012Published: August 1st 2012<p>DOI: …

Aikiphysics II - Biomechanics of Throwing - AIKIDO | Brisbane Aikido Republic | MARTIAL ARTS

Internal Strength - what is it?. Ask half a dozen experts and you get half a dozen answers. Whatever the answer, its clear it has a role to play in …