Interview with Aikido Legend – Shihan Tsutomu Chida (千田 務)

Jacques Payet Sensei is 8 dan of Aikido Yoshinkan!

Great news from Tokyo: High-rank grading committee of Aikido Yoshinkai Foundation assigned 8 Dan to our friend and teacher, Hombu Dojo Shihan and Mugenjuku Dojo Chief, Jacques Payet Sensei!

On behalf of Shosetsukan Dojo instructor staff and all students we would like to congratulate Jacques Payet Sensei with this recognition of his great contribution to Aikido world!

We wish him further development and new achievements in the Art!


Balance principles of Jacques Payet Sensei

mar-apr 2015, Kamchatka

Katate mochi sokumen iriminage 1

Shite – Ando Tsuneo Shihan
Uke – Semyon Kononov
Kamchatka Peninsula

Ushiro riote mochi sankajo osae 2. Ando Tsuneo Shihan

Nikajo details from Ando Tsuneo Sensei

Jacques Payet Sensei in Novosibirsk, 2017

Shioda Yasuhisa Sensei in Moscow, 2007

Message from Jacques Payet Sensei

I would like to thank Andrey Sensei and the Novosibirsk Yoshinkan federation for inviting me again and organizing this seminar. Thank you for their great heart , their dedication to Aikido and wonderful hospitality. Thank you to all the instructors and members of other dojos who came from other region of Russia and took part. Thank you all , stay happy and in peace . Until next time .


Jacques Payet (7 dan Yoshinkan Aikido)


We would like to congratulate the students team of Shosetsukan Dojo with successful passing of their dan tests!

Shodan: Anna Ardeeva, Vladimir Serbinenko, Pavel Savin, Alexandr Troshnev, Alexandr Kalameitsev, Pavel Matvienko.
Sandan: Yuriy Lebedev.