Silverdale Summer camp

Another great get together with Dunken and crew up in Silverdale.  After some very energetic forays into boxing, Krav Maga and Systema, Diane Haines body awareness exercise were a welcome break. Off the mat we went for a swim each evening in the evening to freshen up – thanks to Lynette for being the ringleader …

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Hamilton friendship seminar

Our first seminar in Hamilton was a great success with an impressive array of Guest instructors including Shihan Junichi Nishimura, Dunken Francis, Tony Schaufelberger, Doug Gilmore  and our Ju jitsu friend Jules Robson.  Thanks also to local fencing instructor Mike Angelo for a fascinating introduction to fencing. As part of the event Sensei Clyde was presented …

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Noosa holiday

The Sutton family went for a family holiday to Noosa to train with Sensei Chicko Xerri while getting a sunny break away from the NZ Winter.  We had a fantastic time – lovely place and great Aikido, a very friendly club.  If anyone is thinking of popping over then you need to check if Sensei …

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