Rising Sun Aikido
Traditional Ueshiba style Aikido self defence club
Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, England
Congratulations to Sensei Chris Gee
Chris was awarded his Sandan (3rd degree black belt) during the Yoshinkan Gasshuku with Sensei Robert Mustard 7th Dan Yoshinkan Aikido held in Barnstaple, Devon on the 1st of October.
Well done Chris.
Rising Sun Aikido branded clothing
A range of adult and kids T-shirts, Polo shirts, and Hoodies, in a range of colours, embroidered with the Rising Sun Akido logo can now be ordered online via the Concept Wear website.
To view the range of Rising Sun Aikido branded products available and place an order do the following;
Saturday 16 th July 2011
Congratulations to Sensei Al for obtaining his Nidan (2nd Dan) and congratulations to Paul, Jamie and Chantal for passing their Shodan (1 st Dan).
I would also like to thank Sensei's H, Chris, Mike, and John for all their work and help as well as Sesnei Pete and Sensei Larbi for their time and adding their knowledge.
Paul, Chris and Luke did a great job as uke's and worked very hard.
The day showed how a group of Aikidoka's with various stlyes and opinions can get together and make Aikido really work.
Well done to everyone.
Phil Benge (Club Sensei)
Sensei Phil Benge awarded his Yondan (4th degree black belt)
Whilst attending a recent Aikido seminar in October, Rising Sun Aikido Sensei Phil Benge was awarded his Yondan (4th degree black belt) by Robert Mustard Sensei 7th Dan
Sensei Phil Benge said that he was both surprised and deeply honoured to receive the award from such a highly respected Aikidoka as Robert Mustard Sensei.
West Huntspill Aikido Club
Wednesday the 15th of September 2010 saw Sensei John Creed open a new Aikido Club based in West Huntspill, Somerset.
West Huntspill Aikido Club teaches Traditional Aikido "practised with an open mind and heart".
Training is on Wednesday nights from 7:30 to 9:30 pm at the Balliol Hall, Church Road, West Huntspill, Somerst TA9 3RN. More information can be found at the West Huntspill Aikido Club website or contact Sensei John Creed on 07876 418 429
Rising Sun Aikido wish John the best of luck with his new club.
Rising Sun Aikido are now on Facebook
The group is run by the club's Senseis and is open to all Rising Sun Aikido club members.
As a member of the group you will be able to read exclusive wall postings written by the club's Senseis, view pictures and videos, and participate in discussions not available on our public website.
If you haven't got a Facebook account, now is a good time to get one.
Rising Stars Kids Aikido Club
Rising Sun Aikido are currently running two Aikido sessions specially designed for children between the ages of 5 and 12. The sessions run every Saturday morning between 9:30 to 10:30 and 10:30 to 11:30 at the Campus, Bransby Way, Weston Village, Weston Super Mare.
Older children (12+ years of age) can also learn Aikido. Rising Sun Aikido run special classes for children in this age group at all of our Adult sessions.
Rising Stars Aikido Website
Why not visit the exciting new Rising Stars Aikido website at
United Traditional Aikido, UTA
'Aiki Fun' section
Check out the club's Aiki Fun Section.
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