Posted 2009-12-16 14:36:27 by Jun Akiyama
News URL: http://www.british-aikido.com/aikido...l%20circle.htm
This article entitled "British Aikido - Full Circle"
by Henry Ellis provides an account of T.K. Chiba shihan's visit back to the U.K. in 2009 to meet again with the three "pioneers" of the Hut Dojo in Hillingdon, London from back in the 1960's.
From the article: In 2008, TK Chiba Shihan, technical director of the International Birankai, requested a meeting with Sensei's ~ Haydn Foster ~ Henry Ellis ~ Derek Eastman, for a re-union at the "Hut Dojo". A meeting with the 'old pioneers'. Chiba Shihan cordially invited them all to join as associate members of the 'British Birankai'."
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