Upcoming Events

John Messores Sensei Seminar - July 18-20, 2014

We are proud to be hosting John Messores, 7th dan, ASU, Jul 18-20, 2014.

John Messores Shihan has been a personal student of Mitsugi Saotome Shihan, founder of ASU, for about 40 years. He has taught dozens of seminars and demonstrations all over the United States and abroad.

Yoshi Shibata Sensei Seminar - September 12 - 14, 2014

Yoshi Sensei has been teaching Aikido at UC Santa Cruz for 13 years. In addition to his Aikido training, he has a wide martial arts background that includes having studied Judo, Iaido, Jodo and Daitoryu Aikijujitsu.

Yoshi Sensei says, “The focus of my training is Aikido with positive energy; Kotodama (the spiritual vibration of words); relaxed, natural movement; and translating it all into daily life.”

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