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Pat Hendricks



7. Dan Shihan


7. Dan Shihan


Pat Hendricks Shihan is one of the most respected aikido teachers in the world. She has spent more than 7 years as an uchi-deshi in Japan, mainly in Iwama under the teaching of Morihei Ueshiba's top student Morihiro Saito. She is one of Saito's closest followers and a pioneer of the Iwama style.

Invited by AikiCircle, she's coming to Finland for the first time! Take advantage of this rare opportunity to join Pat's inspiring, fast-paced and pedagogical seminar!


Training takes place in two locations:

MeidoKan's dojo in Herttoniemi
at Mekaanikon
katu 17, 2nd floor

AikiCircle's dojo  in Malmi

at Malmin raitti 19.


Friday 30.8.24
07:00 - 08:00 Aikido, morning training | AikiCircle dojo

18:00 - 19:00 Aikido | MeidoKan's dojo
19:15 - 20:15 Bokken/jo
 | MeidoKan's dojo

Saturday 31.8.24 

10:00 - 11:00 Aikido | MeidoKan's dojo

11:15 - 12:15 Bokken/jo | MeidoKan's dojo

13:45 - 14:45 Aikido | MeidoKan's dojo
15:00 - 16:00 Bokken/jo | MeidoKan's dojo
16:15 - 17:15 Special Keiko (kaeshiwaza/henkawaza) | MeidoKan's dojo

19:00  get-together

Sunday 1.9.24

10:00 - 11:00 Junior training

11:15 - 12:45 Aikido & bokken/jo
 | MeidoKan's dojo
14:15 - 15:45 Aikido & bokken/jo | MeidoKan's dojo


There are plenty of parking spaces in the vicinity of both dojos, both free and paid.

Public transport is also a great way to get there!
Take bus 79 from Herttoniemi metro station to the MeidoKan dojo, get off at the Mekaanikonkatu stop. You can also walk from Siilitie metro station in approx. 5 min.
AikiCircle's dojo is about a 5-minute walk from Malmi station, you can also take bus 74 and get off at stop Malmi raitti 15.

If you need accommodation during the seminar, we recommend Noli In Herttoniemi!

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