Morihiro Saito Shihan: “The Undiscovered World of Atemi”
This is an early film published in conjuction with Morihiro Saito Sensei’s “Traditional Aikido” books in the mid-1970s. It is a fascinating compilation that shows a rich variety of atemi, many of which are seldom seen in aikido practice today. The addition of these tools to one’s training would raise one’s technical level considerably.
This is an early film published in conjunction with Morihiro Saito Sensei’s “Traditional Aikido” books in the mid-1970s. It is a fascinating compilation that shows a rich variety of atemi, many of which are seldom seen in aikido practice today. The addition of these tools to one’s training would raise one’s technical level considerably. They are extremely useful in unbalancing uke which makes the subsequent application of techniques quite easy. This video is worthy of study over and over.
This is a fascinating video of Aikikai Shihan Seishiro Endo. In it, Endo Sensei executes numerous techniques in a go no sen scenario while in front of uke. Under these difficult co..More Info
This is a wonderful old video on Katori Shinto-ryu featuring Headmaster Risuke Otake Sensei. This is Japan's oldest classical martial arts school. Otake Sensei, his son, and senior..More Info
Stanley Pranin: Paris Lecture on Aikido History / Conférence sur l’Histoire de l’Aïkido à Paris (2012)
Parts 1 and 2 of a lecture on Aikido history given in French by Stanley Pranin in Paris, France, on June 23, 2012. Here is the link to the English version titled "How War and Relig..More Info
This video contains scenes from a demonstration given by Hiroshi Tada Sensei in Switzerland. He is one of the last active members of the early postwar generation of instructors for..More Info
Video: Highlights of 1st Aikido Friendship Demonstration featuring Kanshu Sunadomari, Mitsugi Saotome, Morihiro Saito, Shoji Nishio, Yasuo Kobayashi, Yoshio Kuroiwa
This video contains highlights of the First Aiki News Friendship Demonstration that took place in 1985 in Tokyo. It featured lecture demonstrations by six Aikido greats: Morihiro S..More Info