For the fifth
consecutive year, on 21th and 22th of June, 2013, professor Ricardo
Lopez, 5th degree black belt, director of Shimbukan Argentina, was present
in the city of Piracicaba (SP), Brasil.
He was specially invited to dictate a Seminar, and a special class of of
Buki Waza, by professor Roney Rodrigues, chief instructor of CRA Aiki
Kaizen Dojo, and also technically responsible of this and other Dojos of
the state of São Paulo.
Aiki Kaizen is
also member of Sansuikai International, organization under the presidence
of Yoshimitsu Yamada Shihan, direct student of the founder Morihei
Ueshiba, O Sensei.
A large number of students and instructors, from some Aikido Schools, not
only from Piracicaba, were present to enjoy this event, coming from
different cities of the state of São Paulo. We can mention here
practitioners from Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Carlos, Osasco and Rio
Also the presence of Roney Sensei, organizer, André Sensei, Paulo Sensei,
Rafael Sensei, Mauro Sensei, Cesar Sensei, Paulo Sensei, João Sensei,
Flávio Sensei, Sady Sensei, Leandro Sensei, Joseildo Sensei, Lucas Sensei,
among others, all of Aiki Kaizen.
Roney Rodrigues Sensei y Ricardo Lopez Sensei
Buenos Aires attended, accompanying his master, Diego Demare Sensei and
Paola De Luca Sensei, both professors of Olivos Dojo, headquarters of
Paola Sensei dictated a special class for children which was attended by a
large number of students.
More than 100
practitioners attended the four classes offered during this event.
As in others opportunities there was harmony, joy and companionship,
inside and outside the tatami.
Professor Ricardo Lopez is thankful one more again for all the attentions
he received during his stay, and sends a big hug to all of those who were
present at this event and he is willing to meet them again next year.