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Change in Training Schedule
Please note the following changes in the training schedule at Ryu Honbu Dojo on Saturday the 9th of September:
The weapons class from 13:00-14:00 will be cancelled.
The beginners class from 14:30-15:30 will be held from 15:15-16:15 at Chuo Budokan (alongside the regular class.)
We apologise for any inconvenience. Please contact us if you have any questions.
TEL: 047-355-7140 E-mail:

New Seniors Class Announcement
Starting in September, Yoshinkan Aikido Ryu will now be offering a Seniors Aikido Class on Wednesday and Friday as well as Tuesday and Thursday.  Details are as follows:
Day and time: Every Wednesday and Friday 15:45-16:45
Location: Ryu Honbu Dojo
Instructor: Katagiri Shidoin
Training fees: 6,480 yen per month (for two days a week - students from the Tuesday/Thursday Seniors course can attend on Wednesdays and Fridays but will be charged a 500yen visitor fee.)

Please contact Ryu Honbu Dojo for more information: TEL 047-355-7140 EMAIL

60th Anniversary Ail Japan Yoshinkan Aikido Demonstration
Details for the 60th Anniversary All Japan Yoshinkan Aikido Demonstration have been released by the Yoshinkan Honbu.  The demonstration will be held on Saturday the 17th of October from 11:00-17:00 at the Komazawa Olympic Park Gymnasium (about 15 minutes walk from Komazawa Daigaku station on the Tokyu Den-en-toshi line.)

The cost of participating in the demonstration is ¥2,000 for adults and ¥1,000 for kids. However, the Chiba Prefecture Yoshinkan Aikido Association will sponsor each member who participates ¥1.000 so the cost is ¥1,000 for adults and children participate for free.

Afterwards, a celebration commemorating 100 years since the birth of Gozo Shioda Sensei will be held from 18:30-20:30 at the Hotel Grand Arc Hanzomon (about 2 minutes walk from Hanzomon Station on the Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line.) Tickets to the party cost ¥10,000.

The deadline for Ryu members to apply for the demonstration is Sunday the 30th of August. Ryu Honbu and Urayasu Branch members, please talk to your instructor if you are interested in participating or attending. Other Ryu branch members should talk to your club representative. You can also call us on 047-355-7140 or email

*Aikido Seminars and Self-defence Courses By Request
NPO Yoshinkan Aikido Ryu offers special seminars and lectures on aikido for school or other organization events as well as self-defense courses on request.  Please contact us if you are interested or would like more information.  Tel: 047-355-7140  Email:

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