Monday, May 23, 2011

Memorial Day

There will be no classes on Memorial Day. Enjoy your holiday and take a moment to remember all those who have stood between us and harm's way.

Thursday, May 19, 2011


Speaking of testing, Summer Camp test prep dates will be:
6/20, 6/27, 7/7, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25
(Please note Test Prep for the week of July 4th will be on that Thursday)

Don't forget to sign up for Sensei Leon's seminar June 3-5.

Start planning for Sensei's next trip to the US. Camp is 8/4-8/7 and Sensei will be in Rochester the weekend of 8/12.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Testing Congratulations

Both our dojo and our class over at RIT recently tested. Please congratulate the following!

RIT Testing:
Margaret Powell - 6th kyu
Harrison Sprague - 6th kyu
Saleh Zeidan - 6th kyu
Cameron Wing - 5th kyu
Hemsley Pichardo - 4th kyu

Rochester Dojo Testing:
Gokce Odabas - 6th kyu
Kerman Bharucha - 6th kyu
Riley Page - 5th kyu
Nathaniel Wagar - 5th kyu
Brendan Courtsal - 4th kyu

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Leon Brooks Sensei in Rochester 2011!

Aikido Kokikai of Rochester and Eastern Sky Kokikai are pleased to announce that Sensei Leon Brooks is coming to Rochester again and all aikidoka are welcome to attend!

The seminar will be June 3rd to the 5th with classes Friday night, Saturday and Sunday morning. We are offering 10 hours of class for the weekend.

If you would like to attend you can register online here, or pick up a brochure at either dojo; Aikido Kokikai of Rochester, 250 Cumberland St, Rochester or Eastern Sky Kokikai, 591 Mosley Road, Fairport.