Riai Aikido Wellington Events

Riai Aikido Wellington Events

This page covers upcoming Riai Aikido Wellington events held in Wellington, mostly at our City and Belmont dojos.  See those dojo pages for routine training times.  See the Riai Aikido events page for events elsewhere.

WhenWhereEvent
January
6th, 8th, 10th, 13thCityDojo will be open normal times for informal adult training (hours don't count)
Monday 15thCityFirst formal class of 2018
Tuesday 16thBelmontFirst class of 2018
Monday 22nd (Wellington Anniversary)CityDojo open for adults, no Aiki Kids class
Monday 29thCityFirst Aiki Kids class of term 1
Wednesday 31stCityFirst Aiki Teens class of term 1
February
Monday 5thCity then local pubGrading, then drinks after class
Tuesday 6th (Waitangi Day)BelmontBelmont class cancelled
March
Saturday 3rdCityAiki Lab Workshop with Henry Lynch sensei 6th Dan, 10:30am – 5pm
Monday 5thCity then local pubDrinks after class
Saturday 30th (Easter)City and BelmontBelmont class cancelled
City class open
April
Monday 2nd (Easter)CityDojo open for adults, no Aiki Kids class
Monday 9thCity then local pubLast Aiki Kids class of term 1, drinks after class (for the adults!)
Wednesday 11thCityLast Aiki Teens class of term 1
Wednesday 18th - Wednesday 25thCityAdult free-training classes during school holidays, at 5:30pm Mon and Wed
Wednesday 25th (ANZAC day)CityDojo open for adults
27-29thSan FranciscoO Sensei revisited with Nadeau shihan: see flyer and register here.
Monday 30thCityFirst Aiki Kids class of term 2
May
Wednesday 2ndCityFirst Aiki Teens class of term 2
Weekend 12/13thCity Saturday, Wainuiomata SundayTatsu Gi Kai Aikido seminar with Dianne Haynes sensei (5th Dan) and Paul Haynes sensei (4th Dan)
Weekend 26/27th CityRiai Aikido High Grade Retreat (HGR) for 2nd Kyu and above
Saturday 26thBelmontBelmont dojo closed because of HGR
June
Monday 4th (Queen's birthday)CityDojo open for adults
August
Fri 24th to Sun 26thMotuekaMotueka & Nelson Aikido 30th Anniversary Gasshuku with Takase Shihan and Puffett, Roberts, Lynch, McConnell and Baumgartner senseis (see flyer, and webpage for registration.
September
Saturday 8thCitySeminar and grading with Henry Lynch sensei 6th Dan, 10:30am – 5pm
October
Fri 5th to Sun 7th Auckland37th Riai Aikido National Friendship Festival