Cross training budo

Hi All, My first full year of crosstraining Aikido and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) side by side, is coming to an end. Time to evaluate; Many Aikidoka I know, practise other martial arts besides Aikido. Mostly swordstyles or other eastern martial arts like Judo, Karate Tai Chi etc. I’ve wanted to do so too for […]


Beginnersmind in budopractise

By Dennis Vorster, june 2016 Hi All, I want to share with you my thoughts on budopractise. How to remain a fresh trainingspirit, stay motivated and approach each practise with an open mind. Shoshin I started with Aikido in 1996 in the dojo of Paul Janssen sensei. He named his dojo Sho Shin, referring to […]