Posted 2015-06-06 08:32:06 by Jun Akiyama
News URL: http://https://stuff.mit.edu/afs/ath...ido/index.html
I have received word that Dick Stroud (6th dan, MIT Aikido Club) passed away this weekend in his sleep while in Japan.
Stroud celebrated his 80th birthday and his 40+ years in aikido in 2013 after having taught at the MIT Aikido Club for over 30 years. He was a student of the late Mitsunari Kanai sensei.
My condolences go out to his family, friends, students, and loved ones.
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