Stanley Pranin demonstrates tai no henko at Aikido seminar in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
http://www.aikidojournal.comThis video clip in Spanish presenting the tai no henko exercise was shot in San Miguel de Allende on June 15, 2014 at an aikido seminar conducted by Stanley Pranin, 5th dan....
Stanley Pranin demonstrates Shomenuchi Sankyo at Las Vegas Aikido Seminar (2012)
Stanley Pranin explains and demonstrates his approach to the shomenuchi sankyo technique in detail. Unlike static grabbing techniques, nage initiates the technique to seize the initiative, unbalance uke, and allow the sankyo pressure to be applied.Pr......
Stanley Pranin's Aikido Demonstration at Aikido of San Leandro
Stan Pranin sensei's aikido demonstration with ukes Carlos Montes-de-Oca and Michael Garcia at Aikido of San Leandro during the 30th year anniversary celebration, 08/23/14....
"Zone Theory of Aikido" by Stanley Pranin
ORDER THE "ZONE THEORY OF AIKIDO COURSE" Today!http://members.aikidojournal.com/zone...Hi, I'm Stanley Pranin here to tell you about my new online video course, the "Zone Theory of Aikido". You know I've been involved in Aikido for more than 50 years......
Strategic Positioning in Aikido | SAA Seminar
Many practitioners underestimate the process of identification and usage of strategic positioning in their Aikido actions. Lack of strategic positioning breeds many inaccuracies in Aikido performance. This video demonstrates how to develop understand......
Stanley Pranin introduces "Aikido History 101"
Aikido Journal Editor Stanley Pranin provides an outline of a six-article series on the life and work of Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba available free of charge to the public. He briefly presents the contents of each article in the series which colle......
Stanley Pranin explores katatedori ikkyo omote at 2013 seminar in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
http://blog.aikidojournal.com/2015/02...Is there some way to avoid using physical power when executing one of aikido's important basic techniques: katatedori ikkyo omote?Probably you have never seen the technique done this way. Try it to see if it wo......
Stanley Pranin introduces "Aikido Pioneers - Prewar Era"
Aikido Journal Editor Stanley Pranin describes "Aikido Pioneers - Prewar Era" containing interviews with 20 of Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba's top disciples from the prewar era. Interviews with many famous aikido masters such as Kisshomaru Ueshiba,......
Stanley Pranin's Video Blog: "The Zone Theory of Aikido"
In this video, Aikido Journal Editor Stanley Pranin introduces a model describing the interaction between nage (defender) and uke (attacker) called "The Zone Theory of Aikido." He explains how it is dangerous for nage to remain in front of uke when a......
The "Zone Theory of Aikido" -- Stanley Pranin's concluding remarks
Click here to get the "Zone Theory of Aikido" course:http://members.aikidojournal.com/the-...What are we purporting to show when we demonstrating aikido techniques? Is aikido a martial art? Some say that it is, but don't seem to show the martiality o......
Stanley Pranin's Video Blog: "Why No Competition in Aikido?"
Stanley Pranin explains why it is often noted that there is no competition in aikido. Actually, some forms of competition have been introduced in aikido, the most prominent example being Tomiki Aikido. Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba was strongly agai......
Highlights of Stanley Pranin's new "Zone Theory of Aikido 2.0" Course
http://aikidojournal.com/zone-theory-...A new Online Course with an innovative approach to traditional aikido emphasizing strategic positioning and the non-confrontational application of techniques...
Highlights from Lesson 15 of Stanley Pranin's "Zone Theory of Aikido"
Click here for more details on the "Zone Theory of Aikido" Course:http://members.aikidojournal.com/zone...Morihei Ueshiba stresses in his 1938 technical manual titled "Budo" that in the shomenuchi iriminage technique, nage should seize the initiative......
Highlights from Lesson 4 of Stanley Pranin's "Zone Theory of Aikido"
Click here for more details on the "Zone Theory of Aikido" Coursehttp://members.aikidojournal.com/zone...Aikido's tai no henko is one of the most important basic exercises developed by Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba to teach students how to get off t......
Stanley Pranin's Video Blog: "How I Started Aikido"
Aikido Journal Editor Stanley Pranin relates how he first began aikido in Southern California in 1962.Aikido Journal has a huge collection of articles, videos, technical sections, school listings, bibliography, and many other materials of interest fo......
Stanley Pranin's Video Blog: "From Aikijujutsu to Aikido!"
"Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba gradually distanced himself from the techniques of Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu over a span of more than two decades"With the aid of rare historical photos, Stanley Pranin describes the process of Morihei Ueshiba's gradual mo......
Highlights from Lesson 1 of Stanley Pranin's "Zone Theory of Aikido" Course
Click here for more information:http://members.aikidojournal.com/zone...Hi, Stanley Pranin here. I'd like to take a moment to explain a bit more about my "Zone Theory of Aikido" course. I believe this approach will be new for most practitioners, but......
Stanley Pranin's "Zone Theory of Aikido" Course: Introducing the Principle of Confusion
Find out about the "Zone Theory of Aikido" Course here:http://members.aikidojournal.com/zone...When practicing aikido -- katadori ikkyo in this case -- using an atemi strike is often very effective. One of the results of being struck is that uke's at......
Aikido - William Gleason - 2012 Aikido Seminar at Aikido Eastside
Aikido Instruction - Aikido TechniquesWilliam Gleason Sensei taught this Aikido Seminar at Aikido Eastside in November 2012. He is one of the finest Aikido instructors I have ever trained with. Top level technique and unsurpassed ability to teach wh......