Allander Aikido

Allander Aikido Club is part of Takemusu Iwama Aikido Europe (TIA Europe) which is dedicated to preserving and passing on Aikido as taught to Saito Sensei by O'Sensei Ueshiba, the founder of aikido.Allander Aikido is a member of Aikido Alliance UK.We are located in Bearsden, Glasgow, and warmly welcome new students, experienced students, and visitors.
Training is on Tuesdays at 19:30 and Sundays at 19:00. Details below.

On Saturday 11 Just 2022 we were pleased to welcome Sensei Tony Sargeant, 6th Dan Aikikai, as the guest instructor for our 45th Anniversary Seminar.As expected, it was an interesting, challenge, and thought provoking day.
Many thanks to Sensei Tony.
We hope the these videos will give you a sense of the day.
We look forward to sensei Tony's next visit and hope you can join us.

Training

We have return to training both Aikido Taijutsu (体術, "body technique") and Aikido Weapons.
Masks are currently worn at the student's discretion.

Instructors

Our Chief Instructor, Sensei Richard Thomson started Aikido in 1973 and holds the grade of 6th Dan.
All of our instructors are experienced black belts and hold nationally recognised coaching qualifications.

Our other instructors are
Peter McGregor, 4th Dan
David Wallace, 2nd Dan
Wendy Thomson, 1st Dan
Richard Munro, 1st Dan

Sensei Thomson recently presented grading certificates to Peter and David and awarded 1st Dan to Alex Morrison

Location / Contact

sensei@allanderaikido.com

Location
Killermont Parish Church Hall, Rannoch Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 2LD
Map link.Class Times
Tuesday evenings 7:30pm - 10pm
Sunday evenings 7:00pm - 9:30pm

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On Saturday 11 Just 2022 we were pleased to welcome Sensei Tony Sargeant 6th Dan Aikikai as the guest instructor for our 45th Anniversary Seminar.As expected, it was an interesting, challenge, and thought provoking day.
Many thanks to Sensei Tony.
We hope the videos below will give you a sense of the day.
We look forward to sensei Tony's next visit and hope you can join us.