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Old 08-05-2009, 10:48 AM   #13
jimbaker
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Re: Rank Certificate Issuance

A quick and incomplete list using your criterion, these organizations have some presence in the US. There are many more worldwide without any US dojos. This list is only Aikikai style dojos.

Aikido Kokikai International, headed by Shuji Maruyama Sensei
http://www.kokikai.org/index.php

Aikido Yuishinkai, founded by Koretoshi Maruyama Sensei
http://www.aikidoyuishinkai.com/

Aiki Manseido , founded by Sunadomari Sensei
http://www.aikimanseido.com/html/manseido-e.html

Aikido Kenkyukai, founded by Takeda Yoshinobu Shihan
http://www.akiusa.org/

Aikido Nippon Kan, founded by Homma Sensei
http://www.nippon-kan.org/index1.html

Yufukan Nishio Budo founded by Shoji Nishio Shihan
http://www.yufukan.com/index_e.html

Tendokan, founded by Kenji Shimizu Shihan
http://www.aiki-tendo.jp/english/home_E.html

Tenshinkai Aikido Federation, founded by Phong Sensei
http://www.tenshinkai.com/index.asp

Suenaka-ha Tetsugaku-ho, founded by Suenaka Sensei
http://www.suenaka.com/biography.htm

Aikido Yuishinkai, founded by Maruyama Koretoshi Sensei
http://www.aikidoyuishinkai.com/

Kurita Juku Aiki, founded by Yutaka Kurita Shihan
http://www.kuritajukuaiki.com/gpage41.html

Aikido Seikikai, founded by Minoru Kurita Sensei
http://www.aikidoseikikai.com/

Aikido Saku Dojos, founded by Endo Shihan
http://homepage3.nifty.com/aikido_sakudojo

Birankai, founded by Chiba Shihan
http://www.birankai.org/

Pacific Aikido Federation, founded by Shiohira Sensei
http://www.pacific-aikido.org/

AIkido Kobayashi Dojos, founded by Kobayashi Yasuo Shihan
http://www.cup.com/kobayashi-dojo/english/index.html

Yoseikan Budo, founded by Mochizuki Shihan
http://www.yoseikan-aix.fr/

Shohei Juku Aikido, founded by Suganuma Sensei
http://www.shoheijukugibsons.com/shohei.htm#sensei

USAF, founded byYamada Shihan
http://www.usaikifed.com/

Aikido Schools of Ueshiba, founded by Saotome Shihan
http://www.asu.org/

Aikido Association of America , founded by Toyoda Shihan
http://www.aaa-aikido.com/founder.htm

California Aikido Association, through Nadeau Sensei
http://www.ai-ki-do.org/

Wagokan Aikido Suren Dojo, founded byYamano Sensei
http://wagokan.com/whatIsWagokan.html

Some other than Aikikai:

Ki Aikido Groups:
Ki No Kenkyu Kai, founded by Koichi Tohei Sebseu
http://ki-aikido.net/KNK/KNK.html

Shin Budo Kan, founded by Imaizumi Sensei
http://www.shinbudokai.org/

Yoseikan Aikido Group:
International Yoseikan Budo Federation, founded by Minoru Mochizuki Sensei
http://www.yoseikanbudo.com/eng/index.shtml

By the definition of being founded by an O Sensei student, none of the Tomiki, Iwama or Shioda groups in the US qualify.

Last edited by jimbaker : 08-05-2009 at 11:00 AM. Reason: incomplete

Jim Baker
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