||Justin Marchant / Vincent Chui
||Edmund Wan (1 hr weapon training, 1 hr hand technique)
Elementary Classes will be held on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Teaching will concentrate on basics, and 5th kyu to 3rd kyu techniques. Please refer to the exam. syllabus of the association. Technical Committee
This year we will hold our Christmas Party after class on Saturday 10th December. We will take the opportunity to mark O-Sensei’s and Cottier Sensei’s birthday which will fall on 14th December.
We will go to the Tao Heung Restaurant in Oi Man Commercial Centre starting at 6:30 pm. All members are invited to join the party. Please register with Secretary Vincent Chui before Thursday 8th December to book your place.
Members are invited to the 20th anniversary of Aikido Kobe Sanda Dojo on the 5th and 6th March 2017. Please see details, schedule, fees and application form.
If you would like to attend please inform Mr. Edmund Wan by 31 December 2016
Kazuhiro Arita Sensei, 7th Dan Aikikai and an honorary member of HKAA, visit Hong Kong in November 2016.
Special workshop over the weekend of 18, 19 and 20 November 2016.
Guest instructor – Hombu Dojo-Cho, Mitsuteru Ueshiba conduct two training sessions
Saturday 15 October – Group Photo after training sessions 1 and Demonstration (Embukai)
Sunday 16 October – Group Photo after training sessions 2
Sunday 16 October – Anniversary Dinner Group Photo
Edmund Wan Sensei conducted the workshop on Friday 16th Sep 2016
Class for Yudansha on Friday 1 July conducted by Edmund Wan Sensei. The topic is “An Overview of Buki (Weapons) and Taigi (Body Art)
Cottier Shihan was our Sensei and the founder of HKAA. The practice was conducted by Samson Li Sensei at Sunday 12th June 2016 (Queen Elizabeth Stadium, Wanchai)
The 2016/2017 Annual Fee is due in April 2016. The annual fee of HK$200 should be settled on or before 22 March 2016. Payment should be made in full by cheque or cash. Members should also take the opportunity to update their contact details if necessary. There is no need to submit the Ordinary Member Renewal Form if you have no changes.
The fee and the updated information should be handed in to Raymond Lau, Samuel Hui, Jimmy Lau or Vincent Chui.
You may consider being a Sponsorship Member for annual HK$3,200 (Annual Fee $200 + Sponsorship Fee $3,000). The benefits are training at HKAA scheduled classes and seminars for a period of 12 months from April to the end of March 2017. (Sponsorship is only available before 22 March, 2016)
NOTICE: Those members who currently have their monthly fee settled by Auto pay, the annual fee will be deducted with March Monthly Fee ($200 + $300) on Early March 2016.
**Those members who currently have their monthly fee settled by autopay, may change to Sponsorship**
Members are encouraged to make their monthly payment via autopay (or sponsorship). If you have some difficulty, please contact the Association to make alternative arrangements.
auto pay form
The Hong Kong Aikido Association has set up the Kenneth Cottier Fund to mark the 1st Anniversary of Sensei’s passing as a tribute to his enormous dedication and contribution to Aikido over the past four decades.
The Fund will be used to promote Aikido in Hong Kong and to foster the Association’s relationship with Hombu Dojo and other Aikido organisations overseas.
The Executive Committee of the HKAA will be responsible for the administration and use of the Fund. A sum of HK$100,000 has been put aside to launch the Fund. The Fund will be “topped up” with an amount to be decided by the Executive Committee and by voluntary donations or contributions from members and friends of Cottier Sensei and the Association.
Contributions will be most welcome. If you would like to make a contribution details please approach the Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org. for details
8 June 2009