VWA Spring 2019 Aikido Seminar with Fujimaki Shihan and Ishiyama Shihan

Vancouver West Aikikai is happy to host Hiroshi Fujimaki Shihan (7th dan Aikikai Hombu, Tokyo, Japan) as a special guest instructor at our Spring 2019 Seminar, to be held April 5 - 7, 2019. Fujimaki Shihan regularly teaches seminars in various countries, and had accompanied Doshu to the Aikido seminar in Victoria, BC, in 2005. The April seminar with Fujimaki Shihan is supported and encouraged by Osawa Shihan. Classes will be taught by Fujimaki Shihan and Ishiyama Shihan.

Seminar Locations

The seminar will be held at two locations. On Friday night, there will be a class at VWA Cambie (3140 Ash St., Vancouver). On Saturday and Sunday, the classes will be at Jericho Hill Gym (4196 West 4th Ave., Vancouver).

Schedule (tentative)

poster Seminar poster
Friday @ VWA Cambie
6:45 - 7:30 pm registration
7:30 - 8:45 pm class (Fujimaki)
8:45 - 9:45 pm reception

Saturday @ Jericho Gym
9 - 9:45 am registration
9:45 - 10:45 am class 1 (Ishiyama)
11 am - 12 pm class 2 (Fujimaki)
12 - 1:15 pm lunch break
1:15 - 2:15 pm class 3 (Fujimaki)
2:30 - 3:15 pm class 4 (Ishiyama)
3:20 - 4:20 pm dan testing
6 - 9 pm banquet (TBA)

Sunday @ Jericho Gym
9 - 10 am registration
10 - 11 am class 1 (Ishiyama)
11:10 am - 12:10 pm class 2 (Fujimaki)
12:20 - 1:20 pm class 3 (Fujimaki)
1:45 - 4 pm after-seminar party at Liz's

Seminar Registration

Early-registration fees (before February 1, 2019): $100 full seminar; $20 Friday only; $60 Saturday only; $40 Sunday only.

Regular fees (after February 1, 2019): $120 full seminar; $30 Friday only; $80 Saturday only; $50 Sunday only.

On-line registration: coming soon.

Testing at the Seminar

Testing at the seminar will be conducted by three CAF Examination Committee members. Testing candidates should email Bruce Riddick before March 5, 2019.

Seminar poster: is here.

poster