The 1962 Statewide Hawaii AIkido instructors seminar


In 1962, the 2nd Statewide Hawaii Aikido instructor’s seminar was held in Maui, Hawaii Sep 1,2 and 3rd. The chief instructor of Maui was Shinichi Suzuki Sensei 3rd dan at the time. A decorated police officer, Suzuki Sensei was given an commendation by then Governor William Quinn at this seminar. Several noted Hawaii Aikido practitioners are present including Takashi Nonaka Sensei, Seichi Tabata Sensei, Sadao Yoshioka Sensei, Robert Aoyagi Sensei, Yukiso Yamamoto Sensei and Clyde Takeguchi Sensei.


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