Jacques Payet Sensei teaching. Novosibirsk, 2017

Jacques Payet Sensei in Novosibirsk, 2017

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.

Jacques Payet Sensei’s seminar in Novosibirsk is over

On the Sunday we accompanied Jacques Payet Sensei to his flight in the Tolmachevo international airport.

It will be fair to say, that the seminar was interesting from all point of view.

Payet Sensei always shows his understanding of Aikido, and his understanding is high ranked, no doubts.

The main point of the seminar was the balance, balance of central line, balance of life, and more – the balance between Form and Inner meaning.

You can work hard with your own Form, but if you can’t feel the Inner meaning, your Form will be pointless. (more…)