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    Taekwondo / MMA / vs Aikido / MMA

    Before the Ki people get their ribbons in a twist or the Aikido puriststs soil their gis!! this is not about Aikido vs Taekwondo. It is about Rik Ellis a student of the ``Ellis Schools of Traditional Aikido`` who also studies MMA. Rik was prepared to take his technique and positive spirit into...
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    Aikido / MMA vs Taekwondo /MMA

    Before the Ki people get their ribbons in a twist or the Aikido puriststs soil their gis!! this is not about Aikido vs Taekwondo. It is about Rik Ellis a student of the ``Ellis Schools of Traditional Aikido`` who also studies MMA. Rik was prepared to take his technique and positive spirit into...
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    Rare film of Masahilo Nakazono Sensei 1968

    Aikido Ellis Video Channel http://www.aikidoellisvideo.magnify.net I am personally very pleased to have found this very rare 10 min video from the late 1960's of the late Masahilo Nakazono Shihan. Great quality video of the first Japanese Aikido teacher to be invited to teach Aikido in Britain...
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    Aikido in the United Kingdom - The Beginning.

    Aikido in the UK ~ The Beginning By Henry Ellis In 1951 at the age of 15 years I was just leaving school. I had already started a career at the age of 14yrs as a Time Trial racing cyclist...
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    New - Aikido & MA Video Channel

    The new " Aikido Ellis Video Channel " is now live at - http://aikidoellisvideo.magnify.net/ This is TV channel is intended for the inclusion " only " of true traditional Aikido and MA. With videos of Kenshiro Abbe Sensei - Masahilo Nakazono Sensei - M Noro Sensei - Ellis Schools of...
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    The Budo Masters

    The Budo Masters The Memories of Henry Ellis Sensie 1957 - 2007 In the past 50 years I have been most fortunate to not only meet but study with many of the great Budo Masters who have visited the UK and Europe. I would like to place my memories on record in the hope that they may one day...
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    Nakazono Aikido Event - DVD exerpts of all teachers.

    Masahilo Nakazono Memorial Aikido Event 2007. The following link shows Sensei's Jiro Nakazono - Dang Phong - Hadyn Foster - Henry Ellis - Gwynne Jones - Derek Eastman. http://vidsearch.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=22553599
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    Report: Masahilo Nakazono Memorial Event.

    Masahilo Nakazono Memorial Aikido Event 27th October -2007 The Event Saturday the 27th of October 2007 was a great day for the history of British Aikido, as approx 250 students gathered to remember one of the greatest names in the origins and development of Aikido in the United Kingdom ...
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    Masahilo Nakazono Sensei 1918 - 1994

    If you have booked or are planning to do so please note the following important update. Look forward to seeing all aikidoka there. Important:::: Due to the added interest in this event, the event has been moved to a larger venue at the " Neath Sports Centre " and no longer at the Neath Leisure...
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    Kenshiro Abbe 50th Celebration Free Video

    The Kenshiro Abe Celebration was a great success with over 1000 attendees. We are pleased to now offer the full video free on Google video on the attached link. http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=831679537872276466 Henry Ellis Co-author of Positive Aikido http://www.KenshiroAbbe.com
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    Friends of Kenshiro Abe Sensei 1915 - 1918

    Friends of Kenshiro Abe Sensei 1915 - 1985? By Henry Ellis The www.KenshiroAbbe.com web site and its contributors are either direct or indirect students of Kenshiro Abbe Sensei. Students, who would never refer to themselves as `friends` of Abbe Sensei, simply privileged students. The visitor...
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    Kenshiro Abbe Sensei - A Man with too Many Friends.

    Kenshiro Abbe Sensei 1915 1985 A Man with too Many Friends The following article by MAI correspondent Keith Morgan and Henry Ellis was originally published in the December i2006 issue of the magazine Martial Arts Illustrated. MAI and Keith Morgan have kindly consented...
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    Positive Aikido the Book

    Positive Aikido OUT NOW! > Now available on from Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk > Derek Eastman - Aikido instructor helps write book - Click Here > Bracknell Standard newspaper visits local dojo - Click Here To Order this book from within the UK and EU countries: Trafford Publishing (UK) Limited...
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    Masahilo M Nakazono Memorial Aikido Event 2007

    Masahilo M Nakazono Sensei Memorial Event 27th October 2007 This is a special event to the memory of Nakazono Sensei 1918 1994. One cannot speak of the history of British Aikido without adding the name of Nakazono Sensei, alongside that of Kenshiro Abbe Sensei. We are pleased to have Jiro...
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    Kenshiro Abbe 50th Tribute

    I am pleased to let you all know that the new Kenshiro Abbe Tribute website is live as from today. www.KenshiroAbbe.com After the great success of the Kenshiro Abbe Celebrations on May 14th at Crystal Palace 2005, we now intend to continue to pay tribute to this legendary Budo teacher with...
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    Kenshiro Abbe 50th Celebration 2005 Free DVD

    For this free video special !! Visit the British Aikido site at www.geocities.com/BritishAikido click on the free link in r/h column to see the Kenshiro Abbe Celebration DVD. Enjoy. We are also adding the - out-takes - in the next few days. " The Kenshiro Abbe 50th Celebration " The...
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    A Tribute to Matsutaro Otani Sensei 1901 - 1977

    A Tribute to Matsutro Otani Sensei By W. Stopps Personal Aide to Matsutro Otani Sensei from 1947. Privilege and Honour I t has been my privilege and honour to have known Mr. Otani for the past thirty years. What can I say about such a man? Reflecting back over the years I well remember my...
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    Women in the Martial Arts - Anita Wilson

    Women In The Martial Arts by Anita Wilson 1st Lady Assistant to Sensei Henry Ellis Ellis Schools of Traditional Aikido I was born in West London in 1963, my father was very involved in the martial arts and a dan grade in Karate he was also a dealer in ancient Japanese arms and armour...
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    Positive Aikido from Fighting Arts Magazine.

    Positive Aikido Interview by Arthur Lockyear - Fighting Arts International - Issue 93 Where and when were you born, Henry? I was born in Yorkshire, in May 1936 in a little coal mining village called Brampton, near Rotherham. A place where you had to fight your way to and from school each day...
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