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AIKIDO
Established 1964


Latest News

'Blood, Sweat & Years' - A new publication by Sensei John Longford

Sensei John Longford will be talking about Aikido and his new book on Radio Cambridgeshire at 7.00 am, Saturady 11th February.
He is just revising his book Blood, Sweat & Years. It is on Amazon. Currently the original with a white background cover is on there but by the 11th the updated version should be available. Alternatively you will be able to buy the book at class or on the seminars.

For more information please follow this link.


Cambridge Aikido Seminar with Sargeant Sensei - Sunday 12th March 2017

The Cambridge Aikido club will be hosting Tony Sargeant Sensei 6th Dan Aikikai and Principal Instructor of the Takemusu Iwama Aikido organisation for day long seminar in March 2017. The Seminar will cost £25 for the day and we welcome all Aikido styles to what will no doubt be yet another excellent seminar given by this leading Iwama stylist.

For more information please follow this link.


Interested in Learning Aikido?

We're running an introductory Aikido Course starting 6th March 2017

If you have ever wondered about studying a martial art but have never tried, or have been concerned about being a beginner training with experienced students, this is the ideal opportunity for you.

Click on this link for more information


Past News

Nidan Awards

During the recent Cambridge Aikido Seminar hosting Tony Sargeant Sensei 6th Dan Aikikai and Principal Instructor of the Takemusu Iwama Aikido organisation Mara Sheldon and Steve Martin, both of Cambridge Aikido, successfully achieved the new rank of Nidan.

Congratulations to both Steve and Mara!


Cambridge Aikido Seminar with Sargeant Sensei - Sunday 29th September 2013

The Cambridge Aikido club hosted Tony Sargeant Sensei 6th Dan Aikikai and Principal Instructor of the Takemusu Iwama Aikido organisation for yet another excellent seminar. The majority of the day's training was focused upon Kokyunage techniques and specific points often missed. Thank you again to Sargeant Sensei.


Sensei Jenny Ousey awarded 5th Dan

Sensei Jenny Ousey of Cambridge Aikido was presented with her Godan certificate at the recent Reading Aikido seminar. Sensei Jenny's award has been achieved through her quality of teaching, dedication and commitment to the art of Aikido.

Sargeant Sensei presenting Sensei Jenny Ousey with her Godan certificate at Reading on Saturday 13th April 2013


Cambridge Aikido Seminar with Sargeant Sensei - February 2013

The Cambridge Aikido club hosted Tony Sargeant Sensei 6th Dan Aikikai and Principal Instructor of the Takemusu Iwama Aikido organisation for another of his excellent day seminars on Sunday. We were again treated to a fascinating and insightful day of Aikido training.


Nigel Porter awarded Sandan
by Sargeant Sensei and Dojocho Sensei Longford

Congratulations to Nigel for being awarded his Sandan on Monday 30th January 2012. Sargeant Sensei had been invited to teach that evening and made the presentation at the end of another excellent class.


Cambridge Aikido Seminar with Sargeant Sensei - February 2011

The Cambridge Aikido club hosted Tony Sargeant Sensei 6th Dan for another excellent day seminar. Thank you to all those who came to receive instruction from Sargeant Sensei and helped make it a very enjoyable day.

For original seminar flyer click here (opens pdf in new browser)


March 2010

Congratulations to the following Cambridge Aikido students on their recent grading results on the Takemusu Iwama Aikido seminar in Reading:

Mara Sheldon Shodan
Steven Martin Shodan
Nich Cheek Shodan
Matias Wievel Shodan
Jindra Bubenicek Nidan
Laurence Hobson Nidan

 


Cambridge Aikido Seminar with Sargeant Sensei - February 2010

The Cambridge Aikido club hosted Tony Sargeant Sensei 6th Dan for an excellent day seminar. Thank you to all who attended and helped make it a very enjoyable day.

Follow this link to the Flickr online photo sharing application where more images of the seminar are viewable.

For original seminar flyer click here (opens pdf in new browser)


TIA Seminar with Sargeant Sensei - April 2008
Cambridge Regional College

Follow this link to the Flickr online photo sharing application where more images of the seminar are viewable.


TIA Seminar with Sargeant Sensei - April 2007
Cambridge Regional College

Follow this link to the Flickr online photo sharing application where more images of the seminar are viewable.


NB: To attend seminars you must be 18+ and produce proof of current valid insurance.

Please bring Jo and Bokken

Hakama must only be worn by Dan Grades or those 1st. Kyu who have been given permission by a board member


Newsletters


Cambridge Aikido Newsletter No.1 (June 2005 - 384KB)

Cambridge Aikido Newsletter No.2 (Oct/Nov 2006 - 540KB)

Cambridge Aikido Newsletter No.3 (April 2007 - 328KB)

Cambridge Aikido Newsletter No.4 (Nov. 2007 - 328KB)

Cambridge Aikido Newsletter No.5 (Mar. 2009 - 728KB)