National Conferences with Maruyama Sensei.
Photos courtesy of James Moss. Again Joe Pielech from the Nagoya Honbu accompanied Sensei.
Maruyama Sensei brought Joe Pielech with him on this visit. He is Sensei’s main uke in the Honbu Dojo in Nagoya.
This year Maruyama Sensei visited Perth and Sydney. He bought with him one of his principle Uke, Dave Combi and Daves instructor from the NYC Dojo Gary Snyder.
Since 2013 Mike Sinagra has been leading the Northern Regions Seminar in Queensland and New South Wales
Local Events and Memories
In 2015 Aikido Kokikai of Western Australia celebrated Mike Sinagra establishing Kokikai Aikido in Western Australia
Ozeki Sensei opened the first Kokikai dojo in 1989. This year he visited Perth. Did two evening classes and cooked a number of demonstration meals with local produce. Even some blue swimmer crabs that we caught ourselves