Teachers

Kurt Bartholet

6TH DAN, HOMBU DOJO AIKIKAI Tokyo

After training of Judo, Ju-Jitsu and Kendo I began Aikido with Willi Frischknecht in 1974.

Astrid Artho

5th Dan, Hombu Dojo Aikikai Tokyo

I have been practicing aikido since 1994. Kurt Bartholet 6th Dan, head of this dojo, is my long-lasting teacher.

My most important teachers were T. Kobayashi 8th Dan and André Noquet 8th Dan.

Angela Wünsche

3th Dan, Hombu Dojo Aikikai Tokyo

After intensive years of the karate training I started with the aikido training in Dresden in 1996.

Hansjörg Weber

4th Dan, Hombu Dojo Aikikai Tokyo

I make Aikido because it is the ideal compensation to the hectic daily routine.

Torsten Ziesche

3th Dan, Hombu Dojo Aikikai Tokyo

Following intensive years of the judo sports I started practicing aikido in Cologne in 1994.

Nicolas Vilayphiou

2nd Dan, Hombu Dojo Aikikai Tokyo

I have started in Grenoble, France, with aikido in 2002. Since 2012 I exercise now in the Dojo Aikido Zurich with Kurt Bartholet.

Esther Keutner

2nd Dan, Hombu Dojo Aikikai Tokyo

Since 2008 I practice Aikido in the Dojo Aikido Zurich,
and since 2011 I lead the children class.

Marcel Capeder

2nd Dan, Hombu Dojo Aikikai Tokyo

With Aikido I began in spring of 2009 and since 2019 I conduct the youth training.