Hello everyone again,
there are more news about the World Games 2005 in Germany.
At one hand we have more news about the course of events at the World Games 2005 in Duisburg. At the other hand in the past we had posted so many informations that many people maybe get confused. Out of this reason we gathered all actuall information and put it in one letter.
From July 14th till July 24th 2005 the World Games 2005 will be held in Duisburg (Germany).
The events of Aikido at the World Games 2005 will take place from July 22nd to July 24th 2005.
We are very pleased to announce the participation of very famous senseis:
Doshu Ueshiba Moriteru
Tada Hiroshi, 9. Dan Aikikai
Kobayashi Yasuo, 8. Dan Aikikai
Asai Katsuaki, 8. Dan Aikikai
Fujimoto Yoji, 7. Dan Aikikai
Miyamoto Tsuruzo, 7. Dan Aikikai
Hatayama Kengo, 7. Dan Aikiai
Tissier Christian, 7. Dan Aikikai
The timetable is as shown below:
Friday, July 22nd 2005
06:00p.m -- 08:30p.m. seminar
Saturday, July 23rd 2005
10:00a.m. - 00:30p.m. seminar
03:00p.m. - 05:30p.m. embukai (official World Games Aikido demonstration)
07:00p.m. - 00:00a.m. anniversary party (50 years Aikido of Asai Sensei, 40 years Aikido in Germany)
Sunday, July 24th 2005
10:00a.m. - 00:30p.m. seminar
The World Games 2005 will finish with a closing ceremony at July 24th (evening).
The Aikido seminars, demonstrations and ceremonies of the World Games 2005 will take place in
Mülheim an der Ruhr
An der Sportstätte 6
45468 Mülheim an der Ruhr
For the people who want to stay overnight it is possible to sleep on the mat (free of charge) or in a tent, caravan or motor caravan in the nearly area of the seminar places (charge of 5 Euro for two nights). This places will be observed by security guards.
For detailed informations about hotels (single room about 40 Euro) please click
A description of the path to the locations will be posted later.
Enrollment and charge:
1. Date of enrollment and receipt of charge on our bank account before April 30th 2005
60 Euro by staying overnight in a hotel, on the mat, or private
65 Euro by using the places for tent, caravan or motor caravan
2. Date of enrolment and receipt of charge on our bank account before June 15th 2005
70 Euro by staying overnight in a hotel, on the mat, or private
75 Euro by using the places for tent, caravan or motor caravan
3. Enrollment and pay cash at July 22nd 2005
100 Euro by staying overnight in a hotel, on the mat, or private
105 Euro by using the places for tent, caravan or motor caravan
The charge includes:
- participation on all units of the seminar
- entrée to the embukai
- entrée to the anniversary party
During the seminar it is possible to get a sports massage free of charge.
The Aikikai Germany organize a catering service.
Then everyone has the possibility to buy food and drink.
An enrollment formular will be made and translated in Japanese, German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Polish and Russian.
The announcement and the enrollment formular will be published in Januar 2005. Then it can be downloaded at http://www.aikikai.de/2005
For more informations about the World Games 2005 please click
(only in german language)
Kind Regards to all
Public Relations / Aikikai Germany