|Class Schedule and Events|
Tuesday & Thursday Evenings:
6:30 - 8:30 PM :: Empty Handed and Weapons Training (all levels)
Monday, Wednesday, Friday Mornings:
6:30 - 7:30 AM :: Empty Handed and Weapons Training (all levels)
9 - 10:00 AM :: Advanced Training (by invitation only)
10 - 11:30 AM :: Weapons Class (all levels)
Current Dojo Events
Whiteboard for May 13 - May 29: Concept is Consistent Training, Technique is Basics and Test Format, Weapon is Ken Tai Jo, Shugyo Defenses are Inside 1-6 and Outside 1-6. The thought for the week is: Do something every day to improve your fitness.
We are now offering special programs for kids, and instructor-level certifications in Shugyo Self Defense! Contact Sensei for information.
Click here for a photo of the Shugyo Martial Arts participants at the CAA Division I training held on February 23 with Pat Hendricks Shihan. Left to right: Vince Salvatore Sensei, Neil Remolar, Pat Hendricks Shihan, James Neiman Sensei.
Click here for a photo of the participants at the Ukemi Workshop on January 20, 2013.
Sensei James traveled with Pat Hendricks Shihan, as her assistant, to her seminar at the Stahleck Castle in Bacharach, Germany from September 14-16. Click here for photos from the seminar, and here for information about the castle location.
Click here to view photos from our dojo trip to the CAA Weapons Training on August 25.
Congratulations to Athena and Sheyanne for earning their 6th kyu!
Congratulations to Neil for earning his 2nd kyu! Neil is beginning an intensive program at our dojo this summer.
Sensei's Latest Publications and Videos:
NEW!!! May 3, 2013: Shugyo Aikido Dojo's Sensei James has published Part 3 of his multi-part series, Elements of Aiki Weapons Partner Practices Part 3: Reverse Parry with the Jo in Aikido Journal! Click here to read Part 3 of his multi-part series, Elements of Aiki Weapons Partner Practices. Part 3 is on Reverse Parry with the Jo (click here for the video, click here to download the article). This series contains paired videos and articles that will help you master the Aiki Weapons Partner Practices, and you will be enabled to practice these in a meaningful way and relate the skills to all Aikido technique and martial arts in general.
Sensei James has completed the entire project of publishing videos and articles on the Aiki Ken Suburi! He has recently has published Part 27 of his 27-part series, Aiki Ken and Jo Suburi: Shichi No Ken Suburi in Aikido Journal! Click here to read Part 27 of his 27-part series, Aiki Ken and Jo Suburi.
Shugyo Aikido Dojo is located at 33511 Western Avenue, Union City, California 94587, and provides martial arts instruction in the Tri City area of Union City, Fremont, Newark, and Hayward.
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