The AAA and AAI will be announcing plans for a trip to Japan in 2014 for the celebration of Aikido Kobayashi dojo shortly. Until then, news from Aikido Kobayashi Dojo.
We thank you for your patience. We are now happy to inform you that
the date for the 45th anniversary event of Aikido Kobayashi Dojo is
The date is September 27, 2014, Saturday, and it will take place in Kyoto.
There will be seminars, demonstrations, and a party.
We will be able to inform you the details later. In the meantime, we
need to have an approximate number of participants by the end of May,
therefore, we request you to send us a provisional application.
At later occasion, by mid-August, we will request you to send us a
Please invite people of your dojos, families, friends, as much as
possible, to join this event.
For now, we would like to just present you the above information.
Yasuo Kobayashi, Soshihan
Hiroaki Kobayashi, Dojocho
Aikido Kobayashi Dojo”
Hiroaki Kobayashi Shihan (President of Aikido Kobayashi Dojo) demonstrating Jo Nage at Aikido Shoho Dojo in New York.
Hiroaki Kobayashi Shihan and Glen Matsuda Sensei in New York.
Hiroaki Kobayashi Shihan (President of Aikido Kobayashi Dojo) in New York hosted by Aikido Shoho Dojo.
Fumio Toyoda Shihan (Aikido Association of America / Aikido Association International) and Yasuo Kobayashi Soshihan (Aikido Kobayashi Dojo) in Japan.
Three generations of the Kobayashi family.