The 3rd International Koshukai directed by Saito Hitohira Kaicho was held in Vladivostok, Russia from 17 to 19 of May 2013.
This seminar was organized by Chegirov Vitaly, Golovatyuk Evgeny, Golovatyuk Elena.
Thanks to all people who helped with the organization of the seminar. Special thanks to Utrobin Sergei, Dmitrieva Svetlana, Egorov Vladimir because they came from such a long way.
About 60 persons attended in the seminar from the following cities: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Chita, Khabarovsk, Khomsomolsk-on-Amur and Nakhodka.
On Sunday Sensei had a training session for the children, which was attended by 126 persons. The seminar was absolutely spectacular, as we had a chance to study in details aikiken, aikijo, taijutsu.
On aikiken we studied suburi,awase,1 kumi tachi and kimusubi no tachi.
On aikijo we studied suburi, kumi jo and 13 jo kata awase.
On taijutsu we studied hanmi handachi, yokomen uchi, kata dori, ryo kata dori, ushiro ryote dori, ushiro ryo kata dori.
On speshial keiko we studied buki dori and jyu waza.
During this seminar Sensei also conducted tests for 2 dan. Yashenkov Aleksey, Novokshonov Roman, Shimanskaya Svetlana, Vasil`eva Elena, passed to 2º Dan. It was a real friendship seminar and everybody was happy.
Thanks to Sensei for this interesting seminar. We are waiting for the next seminar with pleasure. Best regards, Golovatyuk Elena.