Entries by Rebecca Sargent

Spring Gasshuku May 19 – 22, 2017

Once again White Pines is pleased to host a weekend training seminar with Jean-René Leduc sensei, Director of AKI Canada. We welcome students of all aikido paths and levels of training for a weekend seminar full of mindful connection, dedicated training, wilderness exploration, and potlucks. Join us in welcoming Leduc sensei home from his recent […]

New Denver class schedule

Spring 2017, White Pines student Rebecca continues to lead kids and adult basics classes at the Community Fitness Centre in New Denver, BC. Little Kids class (3-5 years old) 12 – 1:00pm Sundays Young children learn basics of aikido movement including footwork and simple timing exercises through games and obstacle courses. Young Kids class (6-10 years old) […]

New Denver Classes!

We are pleased to announce new classes offered in beautiful New Denver! Located at the Fitness Centre (401 Galena ave). Class times are as follows: Fridays 6pm Adult Basics Class Saturdays 10am 3-5 year olds, 11am 6-10 year olds.  Parents of new students are encouraged to join the class until some etiquette is in place, […]

Winter Gasshuku March 18-20th, 2016

We are all looking forward to our Winter seminar, March 18-20th, 2016, with Jean-Rene Leduc Sensei. Class schedule* is as follows: Date Class 1 Class 2 18-Mar-16 7 PM – 8:30 (Contact Yoga)  8:30 – 9:30 19-Mar-16 9 – 11 AM 2:30 – 5 PM 20-Mar-16 9 – 11 AM 2:30 – 5 PM Adults […]

Aikido Training pt.1 (mudansha)

Where are you at in your own practice? This is a question I like to ask myself and others from time to time. It’s one thing to go to class and follow your instructor, but it is quite another to have an idea of your own path and how your personal practice fits into raising the […]

Aikido for Beginners Starts Jan 19th

Next course will run January 19th- February 25th 2015 Mondays 7:00- 8:30 pm Wednesdays 7:30– 8:30pm We are pleased to introduce a new class aimed at giving adult aikido students a good foundation in basic movement, etiquette and language. The course will be taught by one of our intermediate dojo members, Rebecca. In any martial […]