Aikido Courses Autumn 2017

Hi everyone. The International Budo Council is holding two aikido courses this autumn. Dates as follows: 6 – 8 October 2017 at the Budo College Belge in Brussels 25 – 26 November 2017 at West Huntspill Shoshinkan Dojo in Somerset Students from Kyu Shin Kan will attend both so please let us know if you’re […]

Kyu Shin Kan Quarterly Update: 2016 Q2

Hello again! A brief and belated update from me: Q2 hasn’t been too eventful – but we had a great weekend of Aikido at the end of May, hosted by Kettering Aikikai. A range of instruction and styles were showcased, from across the UK. Personally, I really enjoyed exploring some Aiki from the Iwama school, […]

Kyu Shin Kan Quarterly Update: 2016 Q1

Hello All! This marks the beginning of regular quarterly updates from me – a way to round-up the past 3 months with Kyu Shin Kan, to keep you in the loop about approaching events, and an opportunity for me to bend your ear. First and foremost – we now have a shop! You can now get […]

Latest news/updates!

We’re now back from the IBC Easter Course 2016 and a fantastic week was had by all. Many thanks to the excellent teachers and to everyone who practiced with us. It was great to catch up with people from many other clubs around the UK too. Photos will be up soon – watch this space! […]

Aikido Courses this Autumn

Hi everyone! Hope you’re having a good summer. Quick update to let you know that the IBC will be holding two aikido weekend courses this Autumn: The first is the 2nd-4th October 2015 in Brussels, hosted by the Budo College Belge and taught by Sensei Pierre Citti 7th Dan, Sensei Rene Hauzeur 6 Dan and […]

IBC Kettering Course

On 20th and 21st June our club will be visiting Kettering for an IBC aikido course. The course will be hosted by Kettering Aikikai and led by Sensei Pierre Citti, 7th Dan Aiki Kyoshi and Sensei Rene Hauzeur, 5th Dan Aiki. If you’re interested in joining us on the course please get in touch with […]

Class times moved

Hi everyone! From Tuesday 19 May onwards our classes will start at 7.30pm instead of 7.00. This is to allow people extra time to get across London from work. Now you’ve got no excuse for being late to lay the mats! Thanks Laura  

Easter Course Photos

We had a great week at the IBC Easter Course in Great Yarmouth. It was a pleasure to train and hang out with other clubs from all over the country. Thank you to our Belgian Senseis for their expert teaching, and to Sensei Richard Blackwell, Sensei Simon Smith and Sensei Sue Cooper for their teaching […]

Merry Christmas from Kyu Shin Kan

Hey everyone! Just a reminder that we won’t have a class tomorrow (Tuesday 23rd December) or next week (Tuesday 30th December). We’ll see you, bright eyed and bushy tailed, ready to start the new year on Tuesday 6th January. Have an awesome Christmas and try not to practice too many ukemi when you’re full of […]

Dojo Christmas meal!

Hey everyone! We’ve had a fantastic six months as a club and everyone has made excellent progress. To celebrate this we’re going for our dojo Christmas meal this Saturday 20th December, at Sagano Japanese restaurant in Shepherd’s Bush. See our facebook page for more details! Hope to see you all there.