This week's practice times:
Tuesday (Aikido - all) 19:30 - 21:00
Thursday (Aikido - all) 18:00 - 19:30
Friday (Aikido - advanced) 18:30 - 20:00
Sunday (Weapons / Aikido - all) 10:30 - 11:30 and 11:30 - 13:00



Western Cape Joint Training Seminars - 2012

AikiTaiChi Camp 2012

AFSA Winterschool 2012

Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the UCT Aikido Club 



Western Cape Joint Training Schedule


AikiTaiChi Camp 2012

Here is a chance for a great Aikido Getaway that we would love to share with you!

Date: 27 April 2012 - 1 May 2012
Venue: Disakloof Youth Camp, near Betty´ s Bay in the Western Cape

The intention is to have time and space away from the city for sharing, training, chilling, growing, learning, enjoying and much, more! We share the camp with the UCT TaiChi club, so if you are interested you can try out some TaiChi too.

Please RSVP as soon as possible, so we can continue with arrangements.

See you all there!


AFSA Winterschool 2012


  • Thursday, 5th July 2012 (all day)
  • Friday, 6th July 2012 (all day)
  • Saturday, 7th July 2012 (all day)
  • Sunday, 8th July 2012 (all day)

Location: Stellenbosch, Western Cape

The Aikido Federation of South Africa invites you to the annual Aikido Winterschool to be held in Stellenbosch, 5-8 July 2012.

The Winter School is a four-day, intensive seminar and a great opportunity for all of us to learn and grow in our Aikido practice, to enjoy sharing this wonderful martial art, to connect and to meet old and new Aikido friends all over South Africa!

Each day there will be multiple training sessions and we will have the privilege to practice with three visiting teachers from Italy:

  • Franco Martufi Sensei, 6th Dan (Technical Director for AFSA)
  • Mimma Turco Sensei, 6th Dan
  • Piero Villaverde Sensei, 6th Dan

For more detailed info re the programme schedule, cost and registration, we will send a separate email with all details attached.

Please Note: The first early-bird registration date is 14/03/2012 already. So register now. It gives you a significant discount!

"Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead. The Art of Peace is a celebration of the bonding of heaven, earth, and humankind. It is all that is true, good, and beautiful."
(Morihei Ueshiba)

AFSA 2012 Brochure













Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the UCT Aikido Club


 When:  Thursday, 25 October
 Where: Martial Arts Meeting Room (in Sports Centre, just below Hall 3)
 Time:    19h45

One of the important points for the AGM is also the election of a new committee that will support and drive the club over the next year. Attached is a short overview of the different portfolios. It is always best if there are volunteers for the committee, so please consider if you want to make a contribution through one of these portfolios.

The Agenda for the evening  will cover the following points:

  • Aiki 2012 - Report on Activities, Events, Membership, etc. this year
  • Aiki mone - the 2012 Financial Report
  • On the mat - Upcoming events and gradings including the Wesern Cape Summer seminar
  • Aikido UCT 2013 and beyond - Club growth and initiatives for 2013 
  • Election of the Club Committee

 If you would like to add any additional points please just send a short message to charles (

We look forward to seeing you there!