The black belt grading is open to all to come and show your support. If you are a black belt please come on the mat, other grades and guests welcome to watch. Starts at 6:30. there will be a short lesson afterwards, open to all.
For 1st Dan members of the KSK and above, a special class taught by Tony Yates Sensei, head of Yoshinkan Aikido in the UK.
For 3rd kyu (green belt) and above members of KSK.
Just a quick note to wish you a Happy New Year, and remind you that the dojo reopens on Friday 8th January! After that all classes are as normal, with Wednesday classes also starting up again on the 13th January, 6:15pm at the Sugden Centre.
And don't forget, Thursday 14th January is the first Keitenshin Kai AGM, open to all members! The meeting starts at 6:30pm, and you won't need your gi...
During November the black belt class is on Thursday 5th, and the high grade class is on Thursday 19th. Both are the usual time of 6:30pm at Mason Street.
Additionally there is a class with Piers Cook Sensei open to all KSK members on Sunday 29th, 10am-1pm at the Sugden Centre, and a class for black belts on Saturday 28th, 6pm-8pm at Mason Street.
Finally don't forget the grading, Wednesday 25th, 6:15pm at the Sugden Centre.
Hopefully the forums should be working for everyone again now! Please contact me if you have any problems.
Welcome to all of our new University club members. This Wednesday
(30th September) is going to be our Take-Part Demo, an introductory
session where you get the chance to see what Aikido is like! The class
will be from 6:15pm - 8:15pm, at the Sugden Sports Centre, Activity
Room 1. Beginners are of course welcome, just come along wearing loose
There will be plenty of opportunity to practice Aikido after the
The university class on Wednesdays at the Sugden Centre resumes on the 16th September, at the usual time of 6pm.
A week later, we will have a Fresher's Fair stall on the 22nd and 23rd - if you'd like to help out please come along or let one of the instructors know.
The lesson on the 30th September will be a take-part demo, taken by Senseis Jon and Sarah.
Congratulations to the Keitenshin Kai's two newest 1st dans, Agnes and Masha!
Grading starts at 10am, but please arrive earlier to help with mats. All black belts should come on the mat for the grading.
The course will run from the end of the grading (likely to be 11am) until 1pm. The course is open to all members of the Keitenshin Kai at any grade including beginners. The venue is the Sugden Centre, off Oxford Road.