15th Annual Aikido Summit Denver – 4 April 2015

 Aikido_Summit_Denver_2015_All attendees

The happy group at the 15th Annual Aikido Summit Denver. It was truly a great seminar celebrating friendship and respect for one another. Thanks toEdgar Johansson Sensei, the great support of his crew at Denver Aikikai; to our hosts, Ronald Abo Sensei and the Denver Buddhist Temple Aikido group; and to 2015 Aikido Summit Denver instructors: Cyndi Hayashi Sensei, Seiji Tanaka Sensei, Kei Izawa Sensei /Steve Shaw Sensei, Toby Threadgill Sensei, and Hiroshi Ikeda Sensei for making our time together, exciting and enjoyable for all. This was a superb aikido experience! If you live in Colorado, be sure to put this on your “seminars to attend” list for 2016.


Instructors and hosts from the 15th Annual Aikido Summit Denver 2015. From left to right: Kei Izawa Sensei, Cyndi Hayashi Sensei, Roderick O’Connor Sensei, Hiroshi Ikeda Sensei, Ronald Abo Sensei, Seiji Tanaka Sensei, Edgar Johansson Sensei, Toby Threadgill Sensei, and Abel Villacorta Sensei.

1 February, 2015

Villacorta Sensei to represent Rocky Mountain Ki Society at 15th Annual Aikido Summit Denver

Boulder Ki Aikido is excited to announce the invitation of Villacorta Sensei to the 15th annual Aikido Summit Denver event. On Saturday, April 4, 2015, esteemed instructors from 6 aikido schools of various lineages will come together at the Denver Buddhist Temple for one full day of training. Join fellow aikidoka for this important event to celebrate friendship, respect for one another and unity.

Here is the Schedule:

8:30 – 9:30      Cyndy Hayashi Sensei, Aikido West
9:45 – 10:45     Seiji Tanaka Sensei, Hylan Hill Tomiki Aikido
11:00 – 12:00  Kei Izawa Sensei, Aikikai Tanshinjuku
12:00 – 1:15        Lunch
1:30 – 2:30      Abel Villacorta Sensei, Rocky Mountain Ki Society
2:45 – 3:45      Toby Threadgill Sensei, Takemura ha Shindo Yoshin Ryu
4:00 – 5:00    Hiroshi Ikeda Sensei, Boulder Aikikai

– $80 before March 8, 2015
– $85 after; $90 at the door
**Pre-registration includes lunch and a T-shirt; not guaranteed for walk-in registrants.

TO REGISTER AND FOR MORE INFO, visit the Official 15th Annual Aikido Summit page.

The Denver Buddhist Temple is located at 1947 Lawrence (corner of 20th & Lawrence). For more information, contact us.