Larbi Sensei is a personal student of Yamada Shihan who bestowed the title of Shiodin to Larbi Sensei in 2012. The title Shiodin is official recognition of not only Larbi Sensei’s skills in Aikido but also for his knowledge and skill as a teacher.
The weekend of May 9th, 10th, 11th saw the welcome return of Larbi sensei from Belgium.
The weekend’s training started with Larbi sensei presenting Paul Newnham with his Aikikai shodan certificate. The presentation came as a great surprise to Paul and the rest of the group; this ratification by the hombu is a great honour to the Rising Sun Aikido group. Continue reading Larbi sensei returns to Weston-super-Mare→