Sunday, June 29, 2008

Dojo Closings

Our dojo will be closed twice during July.

  • Friday, July 4
  • Thursday, July 10
On Thursday, July 10, we will be doing a demo at the dome for the Monroe County Fair. EVERYONE should attend - whether or not you are participating in the demo. Please see Brian or signs in the dojo or posts in this blog for more information.


Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Details for Saturday Seminar with Gary Snyder

This is for everyone else who did not get the e-mail or did not see this posted in the dojo:

6th Dan Head Instructor, Aikido Kokikai of NYC

Saturday, June 28, 2008 at Our Very Own Rochester Dojo


First Class: 10:15 am – 12:30 pm
Lunch: 1:00 pm – 2:00/3:00 pm
Options: Brown Bag it at Dojo. Soft Drinks to be provided.
Or eat out @ Village Gate Square, 274 N Goodman St, Rochester
Open Mat: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Second Class: 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Pot Luck Dinner: 7:00 pm til ?? at the home of Paul Gardner and Rosemary Pleninger

If you will be attending the Pot Luck Dinner, please contact Alan Tamayo to confirm head count and please bring a dish (vegetarian or non-vegetarian) or beverage (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) to share.

Fees: $20 per session or $30 for both (Best Value).
No Fee for Open Mat
Spouse, additional family member or student: Only $10 per session.
No splitting or sharing of classes.

PRE-REGISTER with Alan Tamayo or Bob Martini or use Sign-Up Form by Attendance Sheet.

Make checks Payable to Aikido Kokikai of Rochester (CASH also accepted.)

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Demo Practice Thursday at 8pm in the Dojo

Demo Practice Thursday at 8pm in the Dojo. Please come if you can.

Thanks to Bob an Mark for donating the class time!

Friday, June 20, 2008


Congratulations to Reid Ockerman and Mark Panek on their very successful 5th kyu tests last night!

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Aikido Kokikai of Rochester on RocWiki

Hello Again! I just listed our awesome dojo on RocWiki. If any of our fellow Aikidoka are familiar with HTML, please have at it. This really is a Work-In-Progress so any creative contributions you can make are greatly appreciated. RocWiki works like Wikipedia but is primarily focused on all things Rochester. Please check it out by clicking here.

Monday, June 16, 2008

Aikido Kokikai of Rochester on FACEBOOK

Hello everyone, In an effort to make our fabulous dojo aware to more people, I have set up a Group page on FACEBOOK. If you are already a member, please join. If you are not a member, please register. Its fairly easy and if it is a concern for you, privacy settings are at your disposal. As a member you will be able to address questions raised by those interested in training at our school. Check it out by clicking here.

Thursday, June 12, 2008

July Demo Call for Participants

This is for the Monroe County Fair Demo on July 10th.

Click Here to take survey


Monday, June 9, 2008

Test Prep Tonight

Reminder Test Prep class tonight!

And it's cooling off, nice breeze...