Sensei’s Hayden Foster, Henry Ellis and Derek Eastman met with Sensei TK Chiba, one of the worlds most respected Aikido teachers.

The meeting was at the Hut Dojo near Hillingdon, The birthplace of British Aikido, on 26th August 2009.

At the meeting all 3 of these Aikido teachers, instrumental in the beginnings of Aikido in the UK were honoured by Chiba Sensei with the award of 6th Dan grading certificates and the knowledge that these will be ratified by the Aiki Kai the world headquarters of Aikido.

Chiba Sensei congratulates Sensei’s Ellis, Foster and Eastman.