Mariëlle van Ee new board member of Enbukan

After many years of being active as a board member and co-founder of Enbukan, Hans van der Veer had to descide to stopt as an active board member of Enbukan. The board and members of Enbukan are great full to Hans for the work he has done.

As of today, Mariëlle van Ee will be the new board member of Enbukan. You can contact Mariële via

Ernst Slomp

Chairman Enbukan

New examination requirementss

From today on there are some changes in the examination requirements. The basis is still leading but we’ve add, moved or removed some techniques for an better overal result.

The requirements now are a little bit tougher than before. One of the new rules to mention is you now have to visit some seminars before you can register to do an examination.

Please check the new rules in the downloads page and good luck with practicing!

The examination commission


5th seminar with Renato Filippin sensei

On Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th of September, Enbukan organizes for the 5th time a seminar with Renato Filippin sensei (6th Dan). Based on the experiences of the last seminars the expectations for this edition are high. Renato’s knowledge of Aikio and Jo technics are great.

Wondering what Renato has in mind for this year? Come to the Kyorakukan Dojo in Wijk bij Duurstede and join us during the seminar on the 10th and 11th of September. Preregistration is not necessarily.



Practical information about the 7th seminar with Shishiya sensei


We, Enbukan, proudly present the 7th International Aikido Seminar in Zundert, Holland. The seminar will be held on 25 and 26 june 2016. Shishiya Sensei (7th Dan Aikikai en Hombu –Dojo Shihan) will lead the seminar.

Shishiya Sensei practices and studies Aikido for more than 50 years. He was 35 year the assistant of Shoji Nishio Sensei. He travels often to Europe to demonstarte the concept of Aikido. Shishiya sensei has his own dojo’s and company (Meiseikai) in Tokyo, Japan.


Saturday – Sunday / 25-26 June, 2016aikido-shishiya_A4_2016_ENG

Saturday 10:30-13:00     1st session

Saturday 14:00-16:30     2nd session


Sunday 09:30-10:30        Aikikids lesson

Sunday 10:30-13:00        3rd session

Sunday 14:00-16:00        Exams


Location                                              :

Kyorakukan Dojo, Zundert

Mencia Sandrode School Gym

Akkermolenweg 2D

4881 BL, Zundert

For navigation please enter Verlengde Hofdreef!


Participation non Enbukan members:

1 session 2sessions 3 sesions
Youth till 18 year € 32,50 € 42,50 € 52,50
Adults € 45,00 € 60,00 € 70,00


The dojo opens on Saturday at 9.45. There is space for approximately 60 participants on the tatami.

Don’t forget to bring your Jo and Bokken to the seminar.

On Sunday the Dojo opens at 9:00 for an Aikikids seminar.

In the afternoon Dan exams will be taken from 14:00 to 16:00.

Important! The dojo has not catering facilities. For lunch we advise to go to the centre of Zundert.
On Saturday there’s an organized diner in restaurant Tafelen in Rijsbergen (All-in diner €35,50 per person = 3 hours all you can eat, stay longer? Costs € 5,- per hour). Apply for this diner? Book via the registration form before June the 1st 2016


Possible places to sleep.

  1. Golden Tulip Mastbosch Breda (http://nl/)

Burgermeester Kerstenlaan 20, 4837 BM Breda (distance to Zundert = 15 km)

Shishiya and others stay here.


  1. Hotel van der Valk Breda (  Princenhage 5 – 4813 DA – Breda (for older navigation systems: Liesboslaan 57) (distance to Zundert = 15 km)


  1. Hotel van der Valk Dordrecht (

Laan van Europa 1600 – 3317 DB – Dordrecht (distance to Zundert = 36 km).


  1. Youth hostel Breda ( Stationsplein 1 – 4811 BA – Breda,               tel +31 76 520 57 14, (distance to Zundert = 20 km)


  1. Bed&Breakfast (7 adressen in Zundert, zie ook


  1. Camping Internationaal Priem Rucphenseweg 51 – 4882 KB – Zundert.


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Preregistration Seminar Shishiya Sensei!

Poster Seminar Shishiya Sensei 2016 The Netherlands

Poster Seminar Shishiya Sensei 2016 The Netherlands

From now on it’s possible to preregister yourself for the Seminar with Shishiya Sensei. Also all the information you’ll need is now published on the website.

Shishiya Sensei practices Aikido for over 50 years. He has been assistant and student from Shoji Nishio Sensei for 35 years. He travels a lot to different countries in Europe to show others his Aikido. In Japan he has his own dojo and organization (Meiseikai).

It’s the 7th time we organize a seminar with Shishiya Sensei in The Netherlands.

For more information about the seminar, please visit this page: Information Seminar Shishiya Sensei
To preregister yourself, please visit this page: Pre-Registration Seminar Shishiya Sensei

See you at the seminar with Shishiya Sensei!

Shishiya shihan visits the Netherlands

All things are being prepared. Flights are booked, hotel reservations are made. Because:

On Saturday the 25th and Sunday the 26nd of June, Shishiya shihan (7th Dan) will visit the Netherlands for a seminar.



Save the date, the pre registration will open soon. More information about the seminar, diner on Saturday and places where you can sleep will follow soon.

Lustrum editie 4-stijlen stage

Op zondag 21 februari wordt in sportcentrum Helsdingen in Vianen voor de 5de keer de 4-stijlen stage georganiseerd.

A3Flyer-4stijlen2016Dit jaar geven Edgar Kruyning (Yoseikan) , Jan Janssens (Aikijutsu), Ron van Beukering (Hapkido)  en Albert Stevense (Aikikai) in sessies van 45 minuten een blik in hun “keuken” .

Inschrijven is niet nodig.

Tot 21 februari!