2020-02-07/09 Seminar: Sensei Bruce Bookman

On February 7-9 (2020), please join us once again for a special seminar with Sensei Bruce Bookman. Participation is limited to the first 30 people that register with payment.  If you would like to pay by check, please drop it in the mail to the dojo address.  Use the link below to make an on-line payment. […]

2017 Seminar: Sensei Dan Messisco, Memorial Day Weekend

Please join us this Memorial Day Weekend (May 26-28, 2017) for our annual seminar with Sensei Dan Messico (ASU 6th Dan). Aikido practitioners of all affiliations and rank are invited to join Sensei Messisco in exploring his insights regarding freedom in practice, creating form to manifest spontaneous technique, building awareness in uke and nage, and receiving […]

Seminar: 2015 ASU Regional Testing Seminar

We hope you will join us for the 11th Annual ASU regional yudansha testing seminar! This year, the University of South Florida will be hosting the eleventh annual Aikido Schools of Ueshiba Regional Testing seminar featuring instruction and examination by a panel of ASU godan, rokudan, and nanadan instructors and featuring senior ASU Shihan instructors. […]

Photo Gallery: June 2 2013 Kyu Testing

[one_half][set_id=72157633916545860][/one_half][“one_half_last”] Photos from the June 2nd, 2013 white belt (kyu) testing at the Aikido Chuseikan Dojo.  All photos courtesy of Toivo Voll; larger versions of the photos are available at the photographer’s Flickr site (click on the images for gallery link). [/one_half_last]

Student Promotions

Congratulations to the following students, who tested for new Aikido rank and were promoted on June 2, 2013: Justin Ricke (6th kyu) Patrick Vincens (6th kyu) Jonathan Guevara (6th kyu) Tiago Dominguez (4th kyu) Ken Bedeker (3rd kyu) Alan Abelson (3rd kyu)

Open House Demonstration Video

Clips from the Aikido Chuseikan of Tampa Bay Dojo “Open House” class and demonstration, with Sensei Guy Hagen, Sensei Don Ellingsworth, and Sensei Melissa Bell. The Aikido Chuseikan school is affiliated with the Aikido Schools of Ueshiba and World Aikido Headquarters, and opened for adult and family martial arts instruction on March 9, 2013.

Photo Gallery: Dojo Dedication with Shihan John Messores

These are photos from the Dojo Dedication with Shihan John Messores.  Messores Sensei taught the official first class, helping to set the spirit and energy of the new Dojo.  The slider may take a little time to load – there are over three dozen, high quality photos! [nivoslider id=”485″]   All photos courtesy of Toivo […]

Open House Photos

Toivo Voll took some fantastic photos from our Open House on March 9th – be sure to check them out on our Facebook page our his Shadowfantasy gallery site! The following slideshow photos were provided courtesy of Davis Houdek. [nivoslider id=”595″]

Aikido Classes Now Starting in our New Ybor City Dojo!

Aikido Chuseikan is now officially open and classes have started. We are now accepting interested students at all levels from beginner to advanced – adults and children – to sign up and drop in to visit and train with us Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Please see our calendar for the full schedule. See you […]