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Next courses (age 13 and over): 26th february at 18.30-20.00. Contact: +358 400 401 046 / Email: natunen.k [@] pp.inet.fi

 

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About the Club

  • Founded in 1991 by Antti Paatero
  • Part of Kotkan Judoseura (Kotka Judoclub).
  • Practitioners about 20–30 people.
  • We train Aikikai style of Aikido and we are member of Finnish Aikido Federation (Finland Aikikai).

Beginner's class

  • Beginner’s class is being held every tuesday and thursday. You're welcome to join anytime.
  • In order to join the Beginner’s class, you will need a pair of sandals, a small towel and flexible clothes or a white keikogi (uniform) with a white belt.
  • Course costs 100 €. Other (optional) payments are Aikido uniform/keikogi (~60 €), 6th kyu belt test (15 €) and an Aikido passport (10 €).
  • Minimum age is 13 years. No junior classes (6–12 years) are being held at this point.
  • Aikido club doesn’t give insurance for its trainees so every practitioner is responsible for his/hers own insurance concerning the aikido practice. Insurance is free for all beginner's.

 

Weekly schedule

Monday    20.00–21.30 (Intermediate) 
Tuesday   18.30–20.00 (Beginners) 
Wednesday 20.00–21.30 (Intermediate) 
Thursday  19.30–21.00 (Beginners)
Sunday    18.30–20.00 (Weapons)


Contact

Dojo: Karhulan kamppailukeskus. Address: Ratakatu 14, Kotka, Finland. Map

Antti Rastamo 
Grade: 3. dan (Aikikai) fukushidoin
Phone: +358 504 901 838

Heikki Mustonen
Grade: 2. dan (Aikikai) fukushidoin
Phone: +358 443 281 665
Email: h.mustonen[@]hotmail.com

Antti Paatero 
Grade: 1. dan (Aikikai)
Phone: +358 458 774 450
Email: antti.paatero [@] kotsura.fi

Kalle Natunen
Grade: 1. kyu (Finnish Aikido Federation)
Phone: +358 400 401 046
Email: natunen.k [@] pp.inet.fi

Tommi Leinonen
Grade: 1. kyu (Finnish Aikido Federation)
Phone: +358 050 350 5626
Email: tommi.e.leinonen [@] gmail.com

Kimmo Husu 
Grade:  2. kyu (Finnish Aikido Federation)
Phone: +358 505 321 636
Email: kimmo.husu [@] kymp.net