About Akebono

Aikido club Akebono was found in 1999. The training sessions are held at Piironen facilities. Akebono is a member of Suomen Aikidoliitto- Finland Aikikai ry.

In addition to regular training sessions Akebono also holds seminars with various themes. Akebono also takes part in organising the annual Endo sensei seminar together with Akari and Kimusubi aikido clubs. The traditional summer seminar in Velkua is held week before the midsummer every year and the Blues-seminar is held week after midsummer in Järvenpää. In the autumns there is an aikido seminar held where dan-graduation takes place.

About Aikido

Aikido is martial arts training and is suitable for all active people, regardless of age or size. Aikido was developed by Morihei Ueshiba in the early 1900. Akebono training is influenced mostly by Endo Sensei of Hombu Dojo.

Aikido is soft and dynamic self defence art where the attackers force and energy is diverted back upon him.