Tuesday, April 7, 2015


Last Saturday (4/4) we had a "surprise" test, Aiala Levy‏ tested for 6th kyu. 
If you have a chance, ask Aiala to throw you tsuki kotegaeshi with pin. Aiala has an excellent 3 palms up pin!
Please join me in welcoming Aiala to the ranks of 6th kyu.

Mark Your Calendars - Important Dates:


Sun. 4/12 – 1:00 pm-3:00 pm – Self Defense with Brian Sensei’s fraternity brothers

Fri. 4/24-Sun. 4/26 – Seminar with Rick Goodman Sensei, see posters for details


Fri. 5/1 – Arcade Aikido Kokikai‏ (Arcade, NY) - Trade show - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm - only a 15 min. slot, if you are interested in helping out see Bill Bechdel

Sun. 5/3 Arcade Aikido Kokikai‏ (Arcade, NY) - Trade show - 11:00 am to 12 noon - one hour slot, perfect for demo with Grand Opening to follow at 2:00 pm, pizza provided, if you are interested in helping out see Bill Bechdel


Sat. 6/13-Sun. 6/14 – Workshop with Senior Instructors – Rowan University, NJ - details to follow


Thurs. 7/30-Sun. 8/1 – Summer Camp – Rowan University, NJ - Details to follow


Fri. 8/7-Sun. 8/9 – Sensei in Rochester! – Details to follow

Thursday, March 26, 2015


Last Thursday (3/19) we were treated to three great 6th kyu tests.   Please join me in welcoming our newest orange belts and celebrate the growth of our dojo.

Samantha Turley
Curtis Jacobs
Scott Andrews

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Testing in the Dojo

Reminder...There is testing in the dojo tonight (3/19) during the 7:00 pm class. I hope you can join us!

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Camp Crew

This year's winter camp crew.   Don't forget to look for other opportunities to train with Sensei while he is stateside this month.