Solo Aikido practice Session 1 | Basic Aikido Movements

Welcome to our virtual dojo, Please read below before commencing session, Practice Session 1 is a follow along class that covers some of the basic movement patterns, exercises and striking that is the basis of the art of Aikido. It is designed to be done at home or anywhere else you would like to conduct… Continue reading Solo Aikido practice Session 1 | Basic Aikido Movements

Expert AIKIDO Throws

Expert AIKIDO Throws Throwtastic, throwarama, throwdown with the ultimate expert Tetsuro Nariyama 9th Dan Aikidoka, and Shihan of the Shodokan Hombu Dojo in Osaka, Japan. He is technical director of the Shodokan AIkido Federation. He studied and was appointed by Kenjo Tomiki, one of Morihei Ueshiba’s early students and lived as Uchideshi to Hirokazu Kobayashi… Continue reading Expert AIKIDO Throws

BJJ Experts Break Down Aikido Competition • Tomiki Aikido / Shodokan Aikido

In this episode my BJJ coaches break down videos of Aikido competition known as Tomiki Aikido or officially as Shodokan Aikido. Tomiki Aikido is the only well known Aikido style which includes live Aikido sparring and Aikido competition both bare hand and with one attacker with a knife. For other Aikido break downs with my… Continue reading BJJ Experts Break Down Aikido Competition • Tomiki Aikido / Shodokan Aikido

Was I Wrong About Aikido?

I challenged Aikido practitioners to prove that their martial art works. The videos I received made me reconsider my previous opinion. — Welcome to the Martial Arts Journey YouTube channel! My name is Rokas. I’m a Lithuanian guy who trained Aikido for 14 years, 7 of them running a professional Aikido Dojo until eventually I… Continue reading Was I Wrong About Aikido?