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    Winter Seminar – Okanagan Aikikai

    January 30, 31 & Feb. 1

    The Okanagan Aikikai is pleased to host a Winter Seminar with two BC Shidoin.


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    Scott Macphail, rokudan, is the senior yudansha in Victoria BC and was Kawahara Sensei’s administrative assistant when Sensei lived there from 2005 to 2011. Macphail Sensei is a member of the CAF Examination Committee.


    Mike Chin, godan is also a long time student of our late Kawahara Shihan. He was given permission by Sensei to start his own dojo: Sanshukan; which nurtured a large number of yudansha in Victoria BC. Presently, he is one of the active BC Shidoin appointed by CAF.


    Seminar Details

    Location (Jan. 30 & 31)
    130 McCurdy Road (Knights of Columbus Hall), Kelowna BC
    Location (Feb. 1)
    1493 K.L.O. Road (Immaculata Regional High School) Kelowna BC


    Practice schedule
    Jan. 30, Friday     6 pm to 9 pm with a 10 minute break
    Jan. 31, Saturday 10 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 3 pm
    Feb. 1, Sunday     9:30 am to 12:30 pm Note: Keiko (practice) location is at 1493 KLO road.


    $60 for 2 days; $40 for one day
    Student and unemployed fees are $30 for 2 days; $20 for one day
    People attending all 3 days are welcome to give a free will donation for the 3rd day.


    Billetting and questions
    Pat Olson email:  Tel: 250-491-2078
    Kelly Purdue email:  Tel: 250-860-7879


    We welcome all aikidoists to participate in this first seminar of 2015 for the Okanagan Aikikai featuring two Sensei!


    The Okanagan Aikikai would like to THANK the BCAF for the generous financial support of the Shidoin Travel grant which enabled us to invite 2 Shidoin to travel so far to mentor us.


    Yours in Aiki,


    Pat Olson

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    Saskatoon Aikido Dojo Seminar

    Fri. Jan. 30 – Sun. Feb. 1, 2015

    Ishu Ishiyama Sen­sei, Van­cou­ver West Aikikai
    Paul Maclean Sen­sei, Antigo­nish Aikikia
    Don Ragush Sen­sei, Saska­toon Aikikai
    Sem­i­nar will include weapons.


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    Saska­toon Aikido Dojo
    Albert Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
    610 Clarence Ave. Saskatoon, SK


    Jan­u­ary 30th-Febuary 1st
    Fri­day 7:30pm-9:00pm
    Sat­ur­day 9:30am-4:00pm
    Sun­day 9:30am-1:00pm


    Full Weekend-$50


    Con­tact: Don Ragush


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    Seminar with Ellis Amdur Sensei – Vancouver

    Saturday, February 21, 2015

    Hosted by Vancouver Mind-Body Aikikai

    Ellis Amdur Sensei is an Accomplished Aikido and Koryo Budo instructor.


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    Vancouver Mind-Body Aikikai
    4153 Fraser st, Vancouver  BC


    Saturday, February 21, 2015
    9am to 4pm


    Before January 21: $60
    After January 21: $70


    Natan Cheifetz



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    Miyamoto Shihan Seminar – East Vancouver

    March 6-8 2015

    East Van Aikikai (formerly Gastown Aikikai) is pleased to announce that Miyamoto Shihan, a 7th Dan senior instructor from Aikikai Hombu Dojo, will be teaching a seminar in Vancouver, B.C. March 6-8, 2015. Miyamoto Sensei was last in Vancouver 20 years ago at the BCAF summer camp. Next year commemorates 40 years since Miyamoto Sensei entered Hombu Dojo as an uchi-deshi under the Founder’s son, Doshu Kisshomaru Ueshiba.


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    East Van Aikikai hosting at: Empire Landmark Hotel Vancouver BC


    Seminar Times
    Friday 6:30-8:00
    Saturday 10-noon, 1:30-3:30
    Sunday 9:00-11:00


    Whole Seminar $150.00 (Early $135.00 until Jan. 31/2015)
    Friday $30.00
    Saturday $80.00
    Sunday $40.00

    Seminar details:

    Miyamoto Sensei is known for his dynamic and powerful techniques and travels the world giving seminars and demonstrations. This is an exciting and excellent opportunity for students of all ranks and affiliations to practice together in the spirit of Aiki established by the Founder.

    Contact: Steve Watson


    Phone: (604)820-4438

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