Photos

Click on an image to see more photos from the event. These are just a few of the training sessions attended by Mata Sensei and the members of Grand Rapids Aikikai.

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2015, D. Mata Sensei & Eric Doss Sensei, Weapons Workshop,Grand Rapids, MI

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2015, Jobe Groot Sensei, Oak Park Aikikai 20th Anniversary, Oark Park, IL

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2015, Alex Peterson Sensei, Kangeiko, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2015 Logan Square Kagami Biraki

2015, Birankai Midwest Regional Kagami Biraki, Logan Square Aikido, Chicago, IL

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2015, New Years Testing, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2014 Fox Valley Aikikai Weapons Seminar

2014, Fall Weapons Seminar, Fox Valley
Aikikai, Naperville, IL

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2014, Aikido Demonstration, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2014, Aikido Weapons Weekend, Norton Shores, MI

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2014, Didier Boyet Shihan, Huron Valley Aikikai, Ann Arbor, MI

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2014, Zazenkai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2014, Birankai Midwest Regional Teacher’ining, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2014, Tapanya Sensei & Mata Sensei, Chiang Mai University Aikido, Chiang Mai, Thailand

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2014, Tuckwood Sensei & Mata Sensei, Aikido of Phuket, Phuket
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20013, Birankai North America Summer Camp, San Francisco, CA

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2013, Alex Peterson Sensei, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2013, Birankai Instructor’s Intensive, Joshua Tree, CA

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2013, Takeshi Kudo Shihan, Laos-Japan Budokan, Vientiane, Laos

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2013, Motohiro Fukakusa Shihan, Renbukan Dojo, Bangkok, Thailand

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2013, Testing, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2012 Lyons Sensei

2012, George Lyons
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, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2012, Birankai Instructor’s Intensive, Joshua Tree, CA

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2012, Juba Noir Shihan, Fire Horse Aikido, New Haven, CT

2011 Peterson Sensei

2011, Alex Peterson Sensei, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2011, Birankai Summer Camp, Forest Grove, OR

2009 aikido demonstration

2010, Aikido Demonstration Saugatuck Center for the Arts, Saugatuck, MI

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2010, Robert Sovoca Sensei, Huron Valley Aikikai, Ann Arbor, MI

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2009, Lizzie Lynn Shihan, Oak Park Aikikai, Chicago, IL

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2009, T.K. Chiba Shihan, Birankai Summer Camp, Ann Arbor, MI

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2009, Meido Moore Sensei, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2009 Testing

2009, New Years Testing, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

Chiba Sensei 2008

2008, T. K. Chiba Shihan, Fox Valley Aikikai, Naperville, IL

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2008, Iaido Seminar with Nicklaus Suino Sensei, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2008, D. Bluhm Shihan, Shinjinkai, Chicago, IL

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2008, Robert Sovaca Sensei, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2008 boston chiba sensei

2008, T.K. Chiba Shihan, New England Aikikai, Boston, MA

2008 nc

2008, Alex Peterson Sensei, New River Aikikai, Jacksonville, NC

2008 Shochugeiko

2008, Shochugeiko, Shinjinkai, Chicago, IL

2008 ky

2008, Meido Moore Sensei, Bluegrass Budokai, Winchester, KY

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2008, New Years Testing, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2007 Chiba Sensei

2007, T.K. Chiba Shihan, Fox Valley Aikikai, Naperville, IL

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2007, Meido Moore Sensei, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2007 Dave Alonzo

2007, David Alonzo Sensei, Fox Valley Aikikai, Naperville, IL

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2007, Meido Moore Roshi Zen Seminar, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

2007 Park Sensei

2007, Rodger Park Sensei, Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2007, Meido Moore Sensei, South Side Dojo, Kalamazoo, MI

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2007, D. Bluhm Shihan, Huron Valley Aikikai, Ann Arbor, MI

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2006, Yasuo Kobayashi Shihan, Boston, MA

2006 ikeda

2006, Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan, Chicago Aikikai, Chicago, IL

Instructor's Seminar, 2006 Ryoshinkan Dojo, Palatine, IL.

2006, Aikido Association of America Instructor’s Seminar, Ryoshinkan Dojo, Palatine, IL

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2006, Aikido Association of America Kengeiko, Ryoshinkan Dojo, Palatine, IL

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2006, Building out Kyoseikan Dojo, Home of the Grand Rapids Aikikai, Grand Rapids, MI

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2005, Training with Hiroaki Kobayashi Shihan, Tokorozawa, Japan

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2005, Training with Kengo Hatayama Shihan, Japan

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2005, Training with Yoko Okamoto Shihan, Aikido Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan

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2005, Kanazawa Shihan at Aikikai Hombu Dojo, Tokyo, Japan

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2005, Mata Sensei teaching Youth Aikido, Grand Rapids, MI

2005 mvp

2005, Youth Aikido at the MVP Sportsplex, Cascade, MI

2004 Hatayama

2004, Kengo Hatayama Shihan, Ryoshinkan Dojo, Palatine, IL

2004 Aikido Demonstration Isaac Mata

2004, Aikido Demonstration at The Grand Rapids Hispanic Festival, Grand Rapids, MI

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2004, Bob Caron Sensei, Grand Rapids, MI

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2003, Aikido Demonstration, Frederick Meyer Garden, Grand Rapids, MI

2003, Sato

2003, Sato Sensei, Grand Rapids, MI

Jiu-Jitsu Seminar 10-2003

2003, BJJ Seminar with Professor Jorge Gurgel, Grand Rapids, MI

2003, Germanov Sensei

2003, Ed Germanov Sensei, Grand Rapids, MI

England

2002, Vincint Sumpter Shihan, Oxford, England

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2001, AAA Instructor’s Seminar, Fumio Toyoda Shihan, Ryoshinkan Dojo, Palatine, IL

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1997, Aikido Association International Summer Camp, Poland

1996

1996, Aikido Association International Summer Camp, Poland