Jan 22
2021

BCAF Pub Night Update

BCAF Pub Night Update

Are you missing heading out to the pub/coffee shop/sushi bar after Aikido class? Join the BCAF via Zoom on the last Friday of each month (7 pm PST) for an informal get-together to talk about all things Aikido. While we can’t pour your drinks for you,…

Jan 20
2021

Go dan Announcement

The BCAF would like to congratulate Kim Riddick Sensei, chief instructor of North Delta Aikikai and current CAF Secretary, on his recent promotion to Go (5th) Dan. Kim Sensei began practicing Aikido at the age of 10 and has been a member of several…

Dec 23
2020

Kawahara Sensei Video Archive/Les archives vidéo de Kawahara Sensei

A number of years ago, the CAF Board envisioned a project to collect, preserve, and share the surviving footage of Kawahara Sensei's seminars.  As time moves on we are faced with the reality that the few who studied at the feet of O'Sensei would eventually…

Dec 19
2020

Update from the BC Ministry of Health, December 14, 2020

Update from the BC Ministry of Health, December 14, 2020

Update from the BC Ministry of Health, December 14, 2020 On December 14th, 2020, the BC Ministry of Health issued an update that allows low intensity group exercise to resume with an updated COVID-19 Safety Plan.  A link to the pdf is Here. Even though…

"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