||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
We will hold our Christmas Party on Saturday 16th December. We will also take this opportunity to mark O-Sensei’s and Cottier Sensei’s birthdays which will fall on 14th December. This party is free of charge and will be held at Volunteers’ clubhouse, 9/F, Happy Valley Stand, Hong Kong Jockey Club, Wong Nei Chung Road, Happy Valley starting at 7:30 pm. All members are cordially invited to join the party. Please register with Secretary Mr. Vincent Chui (email@example.com) not later than Sunday 10th December to reserve your seat.
Kazuhiro Arita Sensei, 7th Dan Aikikai and an honorary member of HKAA, visit Hong Kong in November 2017. Special workshops over the weekend of 24, 25 and 26 November 2017.
The Aikido Federation of South Africa (AFSA) will hold its 40th Anniversary in Capetown from 30 November to 3 December 2017.
The programme, registration and other details may be found on the AFSA website aikido.co.za
Philip Lee Sensei has invited HKAA members to the 30th Anniversary of Aikido Shinju-Kai to be held 6 to 8th April 2018. See details on the Programme and Poster. Further details will be announced in due course.
The 2017/2018 Annual Fee is due in April 2017. The annual fee of HK$200 should be settled on or before 18 March 2017. Payment should be made in full by cheque or cash. For those on auto pay*, the annual fee will be deducted with the April payment at the end of March. Members should take the opportunity to update their contact details if necessary. There is no need to submit the renewal form if you have no changes.
The fee and the updated information should be handed in to Samuel Hui (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Vincent Chui (email@example.com).
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 2018. (Sponsorship is only available before 18 March, 2017)
*Members who currently have their monthly fee settled by auto pay, 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.
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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)