Welcome to the Aikido Sangenkai Gallery

This is the gallery for the Aikido Sangenkai dojo in Honolulu, Hawaii on the island of Oahu - www.aikidosangenkai.org The Aikido Sangenkai is a non-profit Aikido group affiliated with the Aikikai Foundation in Tokyo, Japan.

December 2016 Sangenkai Workshop in Hawaii with Dan Harden
December 2016 Sangenkai Workshop in Hawaii with Dan Harden
Photos from the December 2016 Sangenkai Workshop in Hawaii with Dan Harden. Held December 3rd - 4th 2016 at Windward Aikido Club in Kaneohe, Hawaii. This continuing series of workshops are the only Aikido workshops in Hawaii that have a regular international attendance - this time with participants from New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Singapore, the mainland US, Big Island, Maui, and of course, our local Oahu Sangenkai members.
December 2015 Sangenkai Intensive Workshop in Hawaii with Dan Harden
December 2015 Sangenkai Intensive Workshop in Hawaii with Dan Harden
Photos from the December 2015 Sangenkai Intensive Workshop in Hawaii with Dan Harden. Held December 3rd - 6th 2015 at Windward Aikido Club in Kaneohe, Hawaii. The workshops included participants from Great Britain, Japan, Australia and the U.S. Mainland, as well as from Hawaiian neighbor islands and our local Oahu Sangenkai members.
First Sangenkai Intensive Workshop in Hawaii - March 2015
First Sangenkai Intensive Workshop in Hawaii - March 2015
Photos from the first Sangenkai Intensive Workshop in Hawaii, marking the 5th anniversary of the "Internal training, Aiki and Empowering Aikido" workshops with Dan Harden held in Honolulu on Oahu and in Hilo and Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii several times per year since 2010. Held March 27-30, 2015 at Windward Aikido Club in Kaneohe, Hawaii. The workshops included participants from Canada, Australia and the U.S. Mainland, as well as from Hawaiian neighbor islands and our local Oahu Sangenkai members.
Kagami BIraki 2015
Kagami BIraki 2015
Kagami Biraki, Wednesday January 7th 2015 at Windward Aikido Club in Kaneohe, Hawaii.
Dan Harden in Hawaii - December 2014 Workshops
Dan Harden in Hawaii - December 2014 Workshops
Photos from the December 2014 "Internal training, Aiki and Empowering Aikido" workshops with Dan Harden in Honolulu on Oahu and in Hilo on the Big Island of Hawaii. These workshops, hosted by the Aikido Sangenkai, Windward Aikido Club and Hilo Seishikan Aikido, are a continuation of workshops with Dan held in the Hawaiian Islands since 2010. The workshops included participants from Hilo Seishikan Aikido, Aikido of Hilo, the Aikido Sangenkai and Aiki Kai O Kona on the Big Island, and the Aikido Sangenkai, Windward Aikido Club and the Aikido Ohana on Oahu, as well as visitors from Australia, Japan, California, Massachusetts and Maui.
Dan Harden in Hawaii - July 2014 Workshops
Dan Harden in Hawaii - July 2014 Workshops
Photos from the July 2014 "Internal training, Aiki and Empowering Aikido" workshops with Dan Harden on Oahu in Honolulu and Kaneohe and in Hilo on the Big Island of Hawaii. These workshops, hosted by the Aikido Sangenkai, Windward Aikido Club and Hilo Seishikan Aikido, are a continuation of workshops with Dan held in the Hawaiian Islands since 2010. The workshops included participants from Hilo Seishikan Aikido, Aikido of Hilo, the Aikido Sangenkai and Aiki Kai O Kona on the Big Island, and the Aikido Sangenkai, Windward Aikido Club, Hawaii Betsuin Aikido Club, Mililani Aikido and the Aikido Ohana on Oahu, as well as visitors from Australia, Japan, California, Texas and Thailand.
Bill Gleason in Hawaii, May/June 2014
Bill Gleason in Hawaii, May/June 2014
Aikikai 7th Dan William Gleason Shihan's second seminar in the Hawaiian Islands. This year's seminar commemorated the 26th Anniversary of the Aiki Kai o Kona dojo in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

William Gleason studied Aikido from 1970 to 1980 at the main world headquarters (Hombu Dojo) in Japan and also with Yamaguchi Seigo Shihan. During that same period, Gleason Sensei studied swordsmanship (Kashima Shin Ryu) as well as Japanese language, classical music, and Eastern religion. Since 1985 Gleason Sensei has continued to practice and teach under the auspices of Mitsugi Saotome Shihan and the Aikido Schools of Ueshiba.

Gleason Sensei founded Shobu Aikido, Inc. in 1980 in Boston, Massachusetts, and there are presently five Shobu affiliate dojos from the Midwest to the East Coast. He is the author of "Aikido and Words of Power: The Sacred Sounds of the Kototama" and "The Spiritual Foundations of Aikido", which has been translated into four languages.
Basic Principles of Aiki and Internal Power - Hilo, Hawaii, March 2014
Basic Principles of Aiki and Internal Power - Hilo, Hawaii, March 2014
Photos from a the "Basic Principles of Aiki and Internal Power" workshop with Chris Li and Mert Gambito of the Aikido Sangenkai. Held in Hilo, Hawaii on March 9th 2014 and hosted by Hilo Seishikan Aikido. Photos thanks to Jamie Yugawa.
Basic Principles of Aiki and Internal Power - Hilo, Hawaii, February 2014
Basic Principles of Aiki and Internal Power - Hilo, Hawaii, February 2014
Photos from a the "Basic Principles of Aiki and Internal Power" workshop with Chris Li and Mert Gambito of the Aikido Sangenkai. Held in Hilo, Hawaii on February 2nd 2014 and hosted by Hilo Seishikan Aikido. Most of the photos are thanks to Jamie Yugawa.
Kagami BIraki 2014
Kagami BIraki 2014

Kagami Biraki, Monday January 13th 2014 at Windward Aikido Club in Kaneohe, Hawaii.

Dan Harden in Hawaii, December 2013
Dan Harden in Hawaii, December 2013

Photos from the December 2013 "Internal training, Aiki and Empowering Aikido" workshops with Dan Harden on Oahu in Honolulu and Kaneohe and in Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii. These workshops, hosted by the Aikido Sangenkai, Windward Aikido Club and Aiki Kai O Kona, are a continuation of workshops with Dan held in the Hawaiian Islands since 2010.

The workshops included participants from Hilo Seishikan Aikido, Aikido of Hilo, the Aikido Sangenkai and Aiki Kai O Kona on the Big Island, and the Aikido Sangenkai, Windward Aikido Club, Hawaii Betsuin Aikido Club, Aikido of Honolulu and the Aikido Ohana on Oahu, as well as visitors from Australia, Japan, California, Oregon and Ohio and Meyer Goo sensei.

Bill Gleason and Dan Harden in Hawaii, March 2013
Bill Gleason and Dan Harden in Hawaii, March 2013
Photos from "Internal Power, Aiki and Aikido Principles and Practice", a joint workshop in Hawaii with Bill Gleason, 7th Dan Aikikai, and internationally known internal martial arts instructor Dan Harden. Held in Honolulu and Kaneohe in March 2013. This was their first joint seminar anywhere, and explored exercises for the cultivation and development of internal power, the terminology and methodology of Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba and the practical expression of these principles in Aikido techniques and movement. William Gleason studied Aikido from 1970 to 1980 at the main world headquarters (Hombu Dojo) in Japan and also with Yamaguchi Seigo Shihan. He is the head instructor at Shobu Aikido of Boston. Dan Harden has been conducting seminars for the Aikido Sangenkai in Hawaii since 2010.