Latest updates

2 weeks ago

2020 has begun. There have been 2 impromptu adult sessions that have accommodated those hardcore Aikidoka who have been unable to stay away.
The first official adult lesson is this coming Tuesday. ... See more

2 weeks ago

Training starts back on Tuesday 7th January at 7.30pm.

4 weeks ago

Well what a year...
2019 has seen the club grow and grow. So many fantastic sessions with amazing people, young and old.
We have seen the juniors blaze a trail and be the first cohort of the Shin Gi ... See more

1 month ago

Well done juniors. Good to see you progressing under Sensei Mal. He has earnt his Christmas pint.

All of your rolling has improved greatly and your movement in technique too.

Group 2 did excellent ... See more

1 month ago

Well done Stuart, Emma, Esme, Mat, Ffion, Rob, Evan, Levi, Maddie, Grace, plus Senseis Chris, Simon and Mark.
More focus on the 4 rules of Ki but with movement. Some tanto fun too.

TRAINING BLOG

Friday 26th August 2016

After a week at the Shin Gi Tai Aikido Summer School it was nice to have a session back at the club. Adam, Ben(F) and Lowri trained with Sensei’s Martin and Bryn.

Friday 19th August 2016

Good training session tonight with James, Adam, Ben Seagrove and Ben Fray. Always good to have a visiting member from another club.

 

Tuesday 16th August 2016

Excellent session tonight (16th August 2016) with Jamie, Ben Seagrove, Adam, Stuart, Leon, Steve, Sensei Martin and Sensei Bryn. Both Jo and Bokken were used to reinforce basics as well as learning the 1st Jo Kata.

 

Newcomers – Katie Raine Peacock, Ben Cole-Edwards, Dylan Lewis Howells and Ben. Introduction to basic akemi (rolling) starting with seated backwards roll exercises and building into backwards roll to a kneel. We then looked at basic foot movements i.e. hidari (left) hamni and migi (right) hamni before moving onto First form looking at Shiho-Nage and Irimi-Nage as well as Ikkyo and Nikyo. Steve Wheller also attended where a refresh of defences to Yokomen attack were explored with visiting aikidoka.