Henry Lynch (6th Dan) started his Aikido journey over 50 years ago and has been helping people learn Aikido for over 30 years. He has also studied Judo, Kendo and Shrinjo-kempo. Sensei Henry is the Chief Instructor and Head of the Riai Aikido Association.
The Riai Aikido Learning Centre is a permanent dojo where mats are down all the time. We offer specialised classes for different ranks/abilities. There are ... Read more
Danny Sensei has trained with Riai Aikido for 37 years. Early learning in the art was primarily concerned with the efficacy of the self-defence forms. ... Read more
Mark’s philosophy has always been that no one really “wins” in a fight: hurting someone else merely invites retribution further down the track in some ... Read more
When I first saw Aikido I was immediately mesmerised by the gracefulness of the art. Of particular appeal to me was the non-aggressive nature of the art, ... Read more
Eric joined Riai Aikido in West Auckland in 2012 where he is now an assistant instructor.