Cancelled classes on Oct-Nov

We have to cancel some classes during October and November.

  • Monday 16.10.2017 no class for adults
    Unfortunately no substitute class available.
  • Saturday 28.10.2017 no class for juniors
    –> Substitute class on Sunday 29.10.17 on tatami at 16-17
  • Saturday 4.11.2017 no classes
    –> Substitute classes on Sunday 5.11.17 on tatami at 16-17 for juniors and at 16-17.30 for adults

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Season start and exceptions

The autumn season in Akari has begun. The first junior class will be held on Saturday 19.8.17. Both experienced Akari juniors and those new to aikido are warmly welcome. The basic course for teens and adults will begin on Tuesday 22.8.17.

The first couple weekends of the season have exceptions in the training schedule: for teens & adults there will be no class on Saturday 19.8.17, and during the weekend 25.-27.8. instead of normal classes we have a change to participate to classes taught by Watanabe sensei.

 

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Summer break and Hanko summer seminar

We have currently no classes in Akari due to summer break. We will be back on tatami from Monday 24.7.2017 following the summer schedule.

Hanko summer aikido seminar will begin on Thursday 13.7.2017 with the lead of Endo Shihan 8.dan. Welcome to the seminar! If you can’t participate to the whole seminar, we encourage you to come to Hanko for a day at least! The saturday 15.7.17 would be an excellent day to visit the tatami because after training there will be a dan test event and dinner.

We will update information about our autumn schedule on the website during July.

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Summer schedule 2017

We will practise according to summer schedule 5.6.-13.8.2017. Classes will be held on Mondays from 18.00-19.15, on Wednesdays from 19.00-20.15 and on Fridays from 7.00-8.00. We will have a three week period with no training 3.-23.7.2017. During this summer break we will arrange Hanko summer seminar held by Endo Sensei.

Summer schedule has been updated to Classes-page.

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Normal training schedule on week 8

Week 8 from Monday 20.2. to Sunday 26.2.2017 is the Winter holiday Week for Southern Finland, specifically children having holiday week from school. Despite the holiday Akari will organize training according to the normal weekly schedule. So the junior trainees will have a class on Saturday 25.2. from 11.30-12.30. Welcome to participate!

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Thank you for participating to Endo Sensei’s weekend seminar!

We want to thank you all 144 aikidokas who participated to Endo Shihan’s weekend aikido seminar in Tikkurila 3.-5.2.2017! Next year in 2018 we may have a change to organize the seminar during summer time. In 2018 our club Akari has been working 20 years and for Sensei it will be the 30th year when he will give an aikido seminar in Finland. But the negotiations with Sensei are still ongoing. We will inform you about our plans for 2018 as soon as possible.

Link to full resolution seminar picture: link

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Akari has now webpage in English

Welcome to Akari aikido club’s new webpage! We are proud to present English version of our new webpage which is built using WordPress. Currently we are adding the basic information to the site. In the future we are going to provide information here in English especially about upcoming seminars.

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