24th and 25th of September of 2010 professor Ricardo Lopez, 5th
degree black belt, director of Shimbukan Argentina, was present in the
Piracicaba (SP), Brasil, he was specially invited by
professor Roney Rodrigues, chief instructor of Aiki Kaizen Dojo, to
dictate a Seminar and a special class of two hours of Buki Waza.
the occasion this International Encounter was shared with profesor Humberto
also 5th degree black belt,
who is technically responsible of this and other Dojos of the state of
A large number of students and instructors, from ten
different Aikido Schools, not only from Piracicaba, were present to enjoy
this event, coming from different cities of the state of São Paulo.
Among them we may
Fabricio Sensei from Rio Claro, Miranda Sensei from Campos
de Jordão, Aristeo Sensei from de Mogi das Cruzes, Simão Sensei from
Ribeirão Preto, Ivan Sensei from Americana, Fernando Sensei from
Piracicaba, Ricardo Sensei from São Bernardo do Campo y Nakamura Sensei
from São Paulo.
Roney, the organizer,
Luciano, Sady, Joseildo, Paulo, Rafael, Dionisio and Mauro, among others,
from Aiki kaizen Dojo were also present at this event.
There was companionship, joy and total
harmony inside and outside the tatami.
Professor Ricardo Lopez is thankful for all
the attentions he received during his stay, he sends a big hug to all of
those who were present at this event and he is willing to meet them again
Ricardo Lopez S. and Humberto Miranda S.