News Update Thursday 29th September

We’re 10!

We will be celebrating the Dojo’s tenth anniversary on Friday the 14th of October. The class will be in plain clothes and finish with a board break. Then we’ll finish the evening off with a party. Bring guests along and let’s have a great time.

Important Notice

Fifty Plus classes will not be replacing the usual classes on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Rather they will be running at the same time but in Dojo 2. Once more, Fifty Plus classes will not be replacing the usual classes.

Sensei Mustard

All places have now been filled for Sensei Robert Mustard’s lesson on Thursday 6th of October. We do have a reserves list for the class if people decide to drop out.

Junior/Cadet Aiki –Auction

We are in URGENT need of prizes for the Aiki-Auction on Wednesday 26th of October! For every donation to the Auction, Aiki-Yen will be exchanged. So get raiding your shelves and cupboards and top up you Yen quota.


To me, the extraordinary aspect of martial arts lies in its simplicity. The easy way is also the right way, and martial arts is nothing at all special; the closer to the true way of martial arts, the less wastage of expression there is.”

Bruce Lee


Sensei Matt Thurman, Shudokan Black Belt Academy – Aikido Nottingham