Category: Interviews

Never Defend

Never Defend

Josh Gold of Ikazuchi Dojo interviews André Cognard (8th dan) for Aikido Journal.…

Fighting for Her Daughter’s Life: Lee Lavi Ramirez Speaks

Fighting for Her Daughter’s Life: Lee Lavi Ramirez Speaks

So says Lee Lavi Ramirez Sensei, former Israeli judo champion and military…

Why Aikido is Great for Women

Why Aikido is Great for Women

Christina Kelly, an Ikazuchi Dojo student, shares her thoughts on why aikido…

The Power of Cross-Training

The Power of Cross-Training

Haruo Matsuoka, chief instructor at Ikazuchi Dojo in Irvine has over 85 actively practicing…

Josh Gold interview

Josh Gold interview

Josh Gold, co-founder of Ikazuchi Dojo, talks with Kung Fu Kingdom, a…

Trial by Fire

Trial by Fire

On April 21st, Ikazuchi Dojo sent three students to Seattle to attend…

The Role of Martial Arts in Modern Society

The Role of Martial Arts in Modern Society

Ellis Amdur has been training in aikido and other martial arts for…

Patricia Hendricks Interview: Guidance for Emerging Leaders

Patricia Hendricks Interview: Guidance for Emerging Leaders

This is the first part of an Aikido Journal interview series with…

Patricia Hendricks Demo: A Case Study in Collaboration

Patricia Hendricks Demo: A Case Study in Collaboration

On July 15th and 16th, Aikido Journal invited Patricia Hendricks Shihan (7th…

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