Student Handbook, 3rd Edition
by Michael Williams
Chief Instructor of Aikido Yuishinkai International
The Aikido Yuishinkai Student Handbook contains 150 pages of relevant information for beginners, advanced students and instructors. The Aikido Yuishinkai Student Handbook is an essential tool for all those training with Aikido Yuishinkai. This comprehensive handbook covers a wide range of topics including the founder’s philosophy and motto, dojo etiquette, principles for character development, breathing, yuki, techniques, grading syllabus, aikido for children and more. In the production of this work, references have been made from various books on Aikido, in particular Aikido and the Dynamic Sphere by Westbrook and Ratti, from which a number of drawings were copied, as well as a chapter on Yuki from Order, Spontaneity and the Body by Master Haruchika Noguchi.