Dojos Offering Virtual Video Classes

We reached out to individual dojos to ask if their dojo is offering any type of virtual classes, and would they be willing to have BCAF members from other dojos attend.  You can find the current list below and how you can contact them for further details.

Dojos Offering Virtual Video Classes - Vancouver West Aikikai

Vancouver West Aikikai is holding Virtual Video Zoom classes.

Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:30 pm

Saturdays at 10:30 am

Most classes are led by Ishiyama-Sensei

Classes include a warm-up, himo geiko (practice with a string), and weapon katas.

Ishiyama-Sensei has kindly invited BCAF members to join these classes; interested parties should contact VWA .

Dojos Offering Virtual Video Classes - Victoria Aikikai

Victoria Aikido Centre is offering Virtual Video classes via ZOOM.
 
Zoom practice schedule
 
Instructor: Scott Macphail, 6th dan
Mondays 7 - 8 pm
 
Instructor: Bob Moline, 6th dan
Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm
 
Instructor: Scott Macphail, 6th dan
Thursdays 7:30 - 8:30 pm
Saturdays 11 - noon, with social time from 10:30 - 11 am
 
Dress code:  dogi (no hakama)
Solo practice tools: 3-foot piece of string, short stick (about 1 foot long)
Weapons (helpful but not mandatory):  jo, bokken
 
If interested in attending our practice, email Barb.
"Aiki is not a technique to fight with or defeat the enemy. It is the way to reconcile the world and make human beings one family."

- O’Sensei