Nashville Aikikai is privileged to host seminars featuring outstanding Aikido instructors from around the U.S. Please check our Upcoming Seminars Page for details regarding our details regarding futures seminars.
Hofmeister-sensei October 28th-30th, 2022
Ikeda-sensei May 20th-22nd, 2022
Nashville Aikikai hosted a seminar with Tres Hofmeister Sensei on October 5-7, 2018.
Nashville Aikikai hosted a one day seminar with Tom and Mary McInitire Sensei on Saturday, August 11.
Nashville Aikikai celebrated its 30th Anniversary with a special seminar with Ikeda Sensei. Thanks to all who came out!
Tres Hofmeister Sensei, October 6-8, 2017
Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan March 24-26, 2017.
Tres Hofmeister Shihan October 14-16, 2016.
Tom and Mary McIntire Sensei Mini-Seminar at Nashville Aikikai, July 23, 2016
Hiroshi Ikeda Sensei at Nashville Aikikai, May 20-22, 2016
Tom and Mary McIntire Sensei Mini-Seminar at Nashville Aikikai, October 17, 2015
Tres Hofmeister Sensei at Nashville Aikikai September 11-13, 2015
MINI-SEMINAR WITH TOM AND MARY MCINTIRE SENSEI SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015
IKEDA SHIHAN – MAY 22-24, 2015
We are honored to announce that Ikeda Shihan of Boulder Aikikai will be teaching a seminar at Nashville Aikikai on May 22-24, 2015. Registration is $150 for the entire seminar or $50 per class. Pre-registration is requested, but not required. Please see flyer below for more details.
SAOTOME SHIHAN – MARCH 27-29, 2015
We are honored to announce that Saotome Shihan, Founder and Supervisory Instructor of Aikido will be teaching a seminar at Nashville Aikai on March 27-29, 2015. Registration will be $150 for the entire seminar or $50 per class. Pre-registration is requested, but not required.
mini-seminar with tom and mary mcintire sensei
Saturday, november 15, 2014
Please join us for a one-day seminar with Tom and Mary McIntire Sensei at Nashville Aikikai. Please see flyer below for details.
TRES HOFMEISTER – SEPTEMBER 5-7, 2014
We are excited to host a seminar with Tres Hofmeister of Boulder Aikikai on September 5-7, 2014. Registration is $150 for the entire seminar or $50 per class. Pre-registration is requested, but not required and is due by August 29, 2014. Please see flyer below for more details.
TOM AND MARY MCINTIRE SENSEI MINISEMINAR- August 16. 2014
IKEDA SHIHAN – MAY 23-25, 2014
We are excited to host a seminar featuring Ikeda Shihan on Memorial Day weekend. Registration is $150 for the whole seminar. Pre-registration is required and due by May 9, 2014. Please see the flyer below for more details.
SAOTOME SHIHAN – MARCH 28-30, 2014
Nashville Aikikai is once again privileged to host a seminar with Soatome Shihan.
TOM AND MARY MCINTIRE SENSEI MINI-SEMINAR
DECEMBER 14, 2013
Our senior instructors, Tom and Mary McIntire Sensei, will be teaching a mini-seminar at the Nashville Aikikai dojo on Saturday, December 14, 2013 Cost: $25 for the entire seminar, $15 per classes. Classes will be 10:30 to 12:30 and 2:30 to 4:30. Please join use for great training! Click the link below to see the seminar flyer.
SAOTOME SHIHAN SEMINAR, MARCH 28-30, 2014
Nashville Aikikai is honored to once again host a seminar with Saotome Shihan. The seminar will be held at Nashville Aikikai on March 28-30, 2014. Seminar cost will be $150.00. Attendance will not be limited, but we do request advanced registration. Please send your check and completed waiver to: Nashville Aikikai, c/o Marta Crispens, 200 Cherokee Road, Nashville, TN 37205. Registration closes, Friday, March 14, 2014. Keiko will be Friday at 6:30 PM, Saturday at 10:30 AM and 3:30 PM, Sunday at 10:30 AM. We will be serving dinner in the dojo on Saturday night. Please contact us if you need housing, as we do have housing available in the dojo. Aikidoka of all affiliations are welcome. Please bring your aikido weapons.
Wendy Whited Sensei at Nashville Aikikai, July 2013.
Thank you to Whited Sensei for a great seminar and congratulations to Cassandra, Jason, Travis, and Andres on 4 great Dan tests.
MITSUGI SAOTOME SHIHAN AT NASHVILLE AIKIKAI MARCH, 2013
Tom McIntire Sensei and Mary McIntire Sensei at Nashville Aikikai November, 2012
On Saturday, November 10, 2012, Aikido at Nashville Aikikai will host a one day mini-seminar taught by senseis Mary and Tom McIntire. The seminar is open for aikidoka of all affiliations and abilities to attend. Keiko on Saturday is as follows:
- 10:30AM – 12:30PM
- 2:30PM – 4:30PM
Testing will immediately follow the afternoon keiko. The seminar will cost $25 for the entire day, or $15 per class. All Nashville Aikikai students are highly encouraged to attend. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
John Messores Sensei at Nashville Aikikai October, 2012
Nashville Aikikai is honored to host a seminar with John Messores Sensei in October of 2012. This seminar will focus on the kumitachi and kumijo of Mitsugi Saotome Shihan. The seminar is from October 19-21, 2012 and costs $100 for the full weekend (pre-registration) or $40 per individual keiko (on-site only, space permitting). Please be sure to bring your bokken and jo. Send your pre-registration check/money order and completed waiver to:
Nashville Aikikai c/o Marta Crispens
200 Cherokee Road
Nashville, TN 37205
Keiko is as follows:
- Friday 6:30PM
- Saturday 10:30AM & 3:30PM
- Sunday 10:30AM
Please email Nashville_aikikai@hotmail.com with any seminar specific questions.
MITSUGI SAOTOME SHIHAN at NASHVILLE AIKIKAI MARCH, 2012
Sensei has graciously agreed to join us again this Spring, from March 16th through March 18th. Sensei will hold keiko at the following times:
- Friday, March 16th, 2012 at 6:30 PM
- Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 10:30 AM
- Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 3:30 PM
- Sunday, March 18th, 2012 at 10:30 AM
Please see the following links for registration forms and release waivers.
- Nashville Aikikai March 2012 Seminar with Saotome Sensei
- Nashville Aikikai March 2012 Seminar Registration for Dinner at Calhoun’s
- Nashville Aikikai training Waiver
Please return the completed registration forms and payment to:Nashville Aikikai, c/o Marta Crispens 200 Cherokee Road Nashville, TN 37205
Registration must be received by Friday, March 9. Any questions can be emailed to email@example.com. Thank you!
Nashville Aikikai Wendy Whited Seminar 2011
Wendy Whited Sensei will be conducting a seminar at Nashville Aikikai August 19-21. Cost for the entire seminar is $80, or you can pay by the class at $25. The seminar is open to all Aikidoka regardless of affiliation. Keiko will be as follows:
- Friday, August 19 at 6:30PM CDT
- Saturday, August 20 at 10:30AM CDT
- Saturday, August 20 at 3:00PM CDT
- Sunday, August 21 at 10:30AM CDT
Mark it on your calendar! What a wonderful opportunity to train with a fantastic teacher, it should be a great weekend!