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.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Camp Testing


Please join me in congratulating Peter and Jason on two outstanding tests this weekend at Winter Camp.  I'd also like to thank all those who helped prepare them during test prep and continue the Rochester tradition.   It is a continuing pleasure to be practicing with such dedicated, high caliber students.


Peter Veazie

2nd Kyu:
Jason McEvoy

Guest Instructor Dennis Embert Sensei, 7th Dan

Just a reminder, there are 2 opportunities this week to practice with guest instructor Dennis Embert Sensei, 7th Dan:
  • Tues. March 10 at Eastern Sky dojo - 6:30 pm-8:30 pm, dinner after TBA
  • Wed. March 11 at Aikido Kokikai Rochester dojo - 6:00 pm-8:00 pm, dinner after TBA

Monday, March 2, 2015

Important March Dates

Important March Dates:
  • Fri. March 6-Sun. March 8 – Winter Camp, Lawrenceville, NJ-see brochures or a black belt
  • Sat. March 7 – DOJO CLOSED, no kids or adult class
  • Mon. March 9 – Camp belts in 7:00 pm class
  • Tues. March 10 – Dennis Embert Sensei at Eastern Sky dojo-All are welcome-6:30 pm-8:30 pm (suggested donation $10), dinner after TBA
  • Wed. March 11 – Dennis Embert Sensei at Aikido Kokikai Rochester dojo-All are welcome-6:00 pm-8:00 pm (suggested donation $10), dinner after TBA
  • Thurs. March 12 – Camp belts in 6:00 pm class
  • Thurs. March 19 – Testing in the dojo during 7:00 pm class
  • Wed. April 1 – Maruyama Sensei’s Birthday, need to get card in the mail by 3/23