07-01-2012, 12:50 AM
http://www.guillaumeerard.com/images/stories/aikido/events/kangeiko/kangeiko-certificate-2012.jpgEvery year, the Aikikai Hombu Dojo holds a kangeiko (???), a special period of training taking place over the coldest days of winter. During this 10-days period, practitioners are encouraged to practice every day for at least one class. This year, the kangeiko took place from the 23rd of January to the 1st of February.
(Original blog post may be found here (http://www.guillaumeerard.com/aikido-1/events/74-kangeiko-2012-the-mid-winter-training-at-the-aikikai-hombu-dojo).)