Upcoming Events

Aikido Club Social @ Zi's Chinese Cafe

Our first official club get-together with the new student intake of 2019

Zi's Cafe Social Poster


Join us after class for our first social of the year!

Meet the club committee and instructors, get to know your fellow Aikido students and enjoy some tasty food at one of Cardiff's best Chinese restaurants, right in the heart of Cathays.

Date: Saturday 19 October

Time: 18:00

Venue: Zi's Chinese Cafe, 96 Woodville Road, Cardiff, CF24 4ED

Menu: https://www.ziscafecardiff.co.uk

Reserve your place now via our WhatsApp Group or email us.

See you there!


Greg Habert Sensei - October 2019

A weekend seminar with an exciting and illuminating teacher from Paris.

A good friend and regular visitor to our club, Greg Habert sensei (4th Dan Aikido, Aikikai Japan, 4th Dan Iaido, FEI) returns to the UK in October 2019.

Greg belongs to a generation of new, young teachers emerging in Europe. He is a superb instructor whose powerful, fluid Aikido has earned him international attention.

This seminar is open to practitioners of all levels, and is particularly recommended for newcomers to Aikido.

Please bring along proof of insurance and your own set of weapons for the buki-waza sessions.

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Poster: Greg Habert Seminar - October 2019


Schedule & Costs


Friday 25 September

Bath Aikido Society

​19:00 - 21:00

Cost: £15.00 / £10.00 Students


Saturday 26 September

Sport Wales National Centre

12:00 - 16:00

Cost: £25.00 / £15.00 Students*


Sunday 27 September

Ffenics Aikido Club

12:00 - 15:00

Cost: £20.00 / £15.00 Students


Monday 28 September

Chapter Arts Centre

19:00 - 21:00

Cost: £15:00 / £10.00 Students


*Sat & Sun Combo Price: £40.00 / £25.00 Students



Stephane Benedetti Shihan - December 2019

Stéphane Benedetti returns to Cardiff for a weekend seminar in Cardiff, Bath and Bristol.

Stéphane Benedetti (7th Dan Shihan, Aikikai Japan) is a truly inimitable presence in the dojo and an illuminating teacher.

His instruction focuses determinedly on the basics of Aikido, which, he insists, is where its secrets are to be found.

Stéphane lives in Barcelona and teaches Aikido across the world.

He brings his inimitable Corsican style and his superb understanding of Aikido to every encounter.

This seminar is open to practitioners of all levels and is particularly recommended for newcomers to Aikido.

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Schedule & Costs


Thursday 05 December​

Bath Aikido Society

19:00 - 21:00​

Cost: £15.00 / £10.00 Students


Friday 06 December

Bristol South Aikido Dojo

19:00 - 21:00

Cost: £15.00 / £10.00 Students

*Thu & Fri Combo Price: £25.00 / £15.00 Students


Saturday 07 December

Sport Wales National Centre

13:00 - 16:00

Cost: £25.00 / £15.00 Students


Sunday 08 December

Ffenics Aikido Club

12:00 - 15:00

Cost: £25:00 / £15.00 Students

*Sat & Sun Combo Price: £40.00 / £25.00 Students