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the Framingham Aikikai Channel
Aikikai, Burlington, MA
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is a traditional martial art for adults and children practiced
cooperatively in a fun and safe environment. Students learn
to blend with an attack and neutralize it without using brute
force, making Aikido effective self-defense for anyone. Students
improve concentration, awareness and self-confidence while
getting fit and having fun!
are fortunate to have direct lineage to O-Sensei, the Founder
of Aikido. Our instructors were senior students of the late
Kanai Sensei, who learned directly from the Founder as an
Uchi-deshi (live-in student), prior to coming to the U.S.
Kanai Sensei was instrumental in establishing Aikido in the
U.S. and was a leader of the United States Aikido Federation
(USAF). Our Chief Instructor, David Halprin, studied with
Kanai Sensei for 27 years. He is 7th dan, and a certified
Shihan (highest level instructor) of the USAF and Aikido World
Headquarters in Japan. Our Assistant Chief Instructor is Barbara
Britton, 6th dan, Shidoin, who studied with Kanai Sensei for
26 years and is a member of the Board of Directors of the
seven days a week.
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week night starting at 6pm.
Wednesday and Friday at 7am.
Saturday 11:30am; Sunday 1pm.
12-13: David Halprin to "Shihan-fest" Seminar at
Aikido Schools of New Jersey
27- August 2: USAF Summer Camp, Galloway, NJ
23: David Halprin to Portland (ME) Aikido
5, 6, 7: David Halprin to Raleigh Aikikai
Now open to new
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Training programs for adults and youth. For information,
please contact the Chief Instructor.