During your Martial Arts training, does your Sensei teach any Spiritual aspects to His/Her teaching?
Sensei Steve trying out a new club in Newcastle Feb 2004
Looking for a club
There is no other way to learn about Aikido’s philosophy and techniques than to get yourself on the mat and train…you wont get it all from books. When looking for a club don’t just look for a school or union but look for an instructor. Have a look at the clubs and the instructors in the area that you live. Your main objective is to suss out the character of the instructor and the quality of his or her teachings :
Look for the atmosphere in the Dojo…..that will tell you all!!!