On September 28th., 29th. and 30th., 2018, Ben Pincus Sensei, 6th Dan,
will give a Seminar in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina, invited by the
Organizations Oeste Aikikai Argentina, Shimbukan Argentina, Seishin, Keiki
Argentina and Budokai, all members of Sansuikai International, under the
supervision of Yoshimitsu Yamada Sensei, 8th Dan, direct disciple of the
founder, O Sensei Morihei Ueshiba.
As always, it will be open to all Aikido practitioners, who want to join
this important International event.
It will be done in
Ateneo Popular de Versailles Club, 950 Roma St., Buenos Aires.
Pincus Sensei brings over 30 years of aikido experience to his classes. He
studied under several direct students of O Sensei, beginning with the late
M. Kanai Sensei (8th degree black belt) in 1982.
During his undergraduate years studying philosophy, he apprenticed with
the late Paul Sylvain Sensei (6th degree) and Y. Yamada Sensei (8th
degree), Chairman of the United States Aikido Federation, Eastern Region.
At New York Aikikai, he also studied under the late Seichi Sugano Sensei
(8th degree) and became a student of Donovan Waite Sensei (7th degree).
Seeking to deepen his understanding of Aikido after deciding to become an
Aikido teacher, he studied in San Diego with K. Chiba Sensei (8th degree)
in a kenshusei (intensive instructor’s training) program.
He presently holds the rank of Rokudan (6th degree black belt) and shidoin
(certified instructor) with the United States Aikido Federation, Eastern
Region and the International Aikido Federation in Tokyo, Japan. He is
sandan (3rd degree) in Muso Shinden Ryu Iaido which he began studying
under Paul Sylvain Shihan.
Pincus Sensei is the only fully certified and professional Aikido
instructor in Vermont, and is dedicated to deepening his understanding of
Aikido by attending and hosting seminars with senior instructors from
around the world.