UoN Aikido is a friendly, close knit, martial arts club. The style of Aikido we practise is called Shodokan and you can find out more about it <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shodokan_Aikido">here</a>
If you have any questions about the club or are interested in a taster session please contact us via our Facebook or Instagram pages.
Our committee members for the year 20-21 are as follows:
President: Emily Smith
Treasurer: Jakub Mikulski
General Secretary/Covid19 Officer: Henry James
Welfare Secretary: Joe Williams
Mohammad Mani (Mo): 3rd Dan, Level 2 BAB Coach
Licheng Zhang (Heiss): 3rd Dan, Level1 BAB Coach
Benjamin Robins (Ben): 2nd Dan, Level 1 BAB Coach
Phoebe Lau (Pheebs): 1st Dan, Level 1 BAB Coach
Scott Albright (The Almighty): 6th Dan, Club Founder
BAB (British Aikido Board) Is the governing body for Aikido in the UK
Training Times 20/21
Tuesday 20:30-22:30 David Ross Studio 3
Wednesday 20:45-22:30 David Ross Studio 3
Saturday 14:15-17:15 David Ross Studio 1
Sunday 14:00-16:00 David Ross Dojo
Most sports societies are currently unable to host taster sessions in welcome week due to staffing issues at David Ross Sports Village.
Any updates on the status of our existing tasters taking place the following week (Monday 28th Sept ->), or any new taster we will hold will be via our Facebook Page.
If you are interested in joining the club later in the year please feel free to come along to an Engage session (details to come later via this website/Facebook), or send a message to us and we'll be happy to arrange something.
Full membership is now availiable for current UoN Students via our online shop <a href="https://su.nottingham.ac.uk/shop/product/128-aikido-membership-2020">here</a>
This costs just £5 for the year
Associate Membership for UoN Alumni or members of the public will be availiable soon
Session packs are now available for purchase <a href="https://su.nottingham.ac.uk/shop?activity_id=69">here</a>
This year we are offering:
5 Sessions for £7.50 (£1.50/Session)
10 Sessions for £13 (£1.30/Session)
20 Sessions for £20 (£1/Session)
Please check our COVID Page guidance on how we are making our training sessions COVID safe.
If you have any further questions about the club feel free to message us via our social media pages!
All of our clubs and societies are run by a committee.
A committee is a team of people that lead, organise and publicise a group within your Students’ Union.
It can be really rewarding as well as being a great way to gain experience and invaluable skills for your future career.