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Jacques Payet Shihan SoCal Seminars 2014

Jacques Payet Shihan SoCal Seminars 2014

May 1, 2014 @ 12:31 pm
by Flo Li

Jacques Payet Shihan, 7th Dan in Yoshinkan Aikido, will be making his yearly visit to Southern California from Japan in two weeks. It is a rare opportunity to train with such a highly ranked instructor. Upon earning their international kyu status, Aiki-Youth and adult students are invited to participate regardless of rank. Visitors from other dojos are also invited. Spectators are welcome.

Payet Shihan’s San Diego seminar is currently scheduled on May 19th-20th in Aikido of Del Mar with the detailed time and price below.

3800-A Mykonos Lane, San Diego, CA 92130
Main hall at the Boys and Girls Club
Monday, May 19th,       7:00-9:00pm   $50
Tuesday, May 20th,        1:00-2:00pm  $25
_                                         7:00-9:00pm   $50
Note: $110 for all three classes if paid by May 19th.
On Monday night, all students are invited to Flo Sensei’s home for “Dinner with Payet Shihan” immediately following the seminar.


If you are going to be in the Los Angeles area, you have an opportunity to train with us in Studio City. Details below.

12418 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, CA 91604
Friday, May 16th,        2:00-4:00pm
Saturday, May 17th,     2:00-6:00pm
Sunday, May 18th,      11:00-2:00pm
Note: $220 for all three days, $190 if paid by May 15th.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Come and learn the simplicity and grace of aikido through your inner strength (Jacques Payet Shihan teaching in Germany - photo courtesey of Aikido Yoshinkan Munich)

Come and learn the simplicity and grace of aikido through your inner strength (Jacques Payet Shihan teaching in Germany – photo courtesy of Aikido Yoshinkan Munich)


About Jacques Payet Shihan: Payet Sensei has the unique distinction of being uchi-deshi (live-in apprentice) directly under the guidance of Gozo Shioda longer that any other Westerner. He was appointed staff instructor at the Yoshinkan Honbu dojo (world headquarters in Tokyo) and during that time he designed the Foreign Instructor course in 1991 and translated Aikido Shugyo the autobiography of Kancho Gozo Shioda. He was appointed technical director for the English Aikido Yoshinkan Federation. He is currently teaching classes and seminars in many private companies, university clubs and dojos in Japan as well as around the world. More about Payet Shihan at http://aikidomugenjuku.wordpress.com/.




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