Monday, July 15, 2019

10th Anniversary of Aikido Switzerland

By Giorgos Sardelis, Aikicosmos editor
19 – 21 June 2020, Basel, Switzerland

The umbrella organization "Aikido Switzerland" consists of active aikidokas and dojos in which aikido is practiced, promoted and spread. The association is recognized by the Hombu Dojo and ensures the connection with it.

Izawa Kei Sensei
Ito Makoto Shihan
Quaranta Michele Shihan
Marella Francesco Shihan
Erb Michel Shihan
Jocic Renata Sensei
Marchis Dorin Sensei
Germanov Ed Sensei
Moulagiannis Petros Sensei

Please notice:
During the seminar Izawa Sensei will give a lecture. In collaboration with Mary Fuller, Izawa Sensei has translated, the biography of O Sensei titled “A Life in Aikido: The Biography of Founder Morihei Ueshiba", written by the son of the founder, UESHIBA Kisshomaru Nidai Doshu, with the preface by the current Doshu UESHIBA Moriteru, published by the Kodansha International. Izawa Sensei will present the book at his lecture.*

Parallel to the event, a Japanese cultural festival will take place, with Japanese delicacies, music and dance, presentations and workshops.

While you mark your calendar, make sure that for more information, updates, and booking visit the official website of the event.

* For the Greek readers of Aikicosmos, the book has been translated in Greek language by MESI ODOS publications and you can view an interview about this Greek version with the translator and good friend Mr. Grigoris Miliaresis here