I recently traveled to Japan for the 2018 International Gyokushin Ryu Aikido Gasshuku. Grading for Nidan and receiving Kyodo certification.
Sensei Kaylas Grading – On the 9th of October2018 Kayla had the privilege of grading at the Gyokushin Ryu Aikido hombu dojo in Shizuoka.
Change up the training to be more realistic from time to time.
Learn Samurai martial arts at Penguin Budo. Gyokushin Ryu Aikido and Shinkendo – true budo training.
20 Rules of Life A Japanese Samurai Wrote Almost 400 Years Ago That Will Change You Originally read this here – http://dailyinformator.com/20-rules-of-life-a-japanese-samurai-wrote-almost-400-years-ago-that-will-change-you/ Each person’s life is very different. No two can compare. But a Japanese Buddhist claims that there are 20 rules we must all follow to lead a happy and fulfilled life. Mere weeks…
In July 2017 I traveled to Japan with my good friend, training partner and fellow school owner Colin Niland of Open Mat Martial Arts.
Hi All, Penguin Budo will be open for classes tomorrow – Monday June 12th 2017. Timetable is available here Follow the blog here See you on the mats. Regards, Sensei’s Brad and Kayla
Its been 1 year already. I would like to thank my daughter Kayla for all of her hard work instructing classes with me, and I would like to thank all of my students for making my role as teacher so rewarding. I am proud and honored to see how students have embraced their aikido training…
Hi All, After taking a break for the first week of school holidays we are back at the dojo next Monday (24th of April 2017). Its going to be great to see everyone again and pick up where we left off. Remember the Thursday class is now open as a Family Aikido class, so parents…
Adults may practice Aikido for inner peace, relaxation, or self-defense. But these are concepts that most children don’t even think about. So why is Aikido a good idea for kids? What can it contribute to their lives?