Welcome to Canadian Aikido Federation

2018 New Year’s Promotion List

Rank Name Dojo
Shodan Lorraine Schubert Aikido Shugyo Dojo
Diane Smeltzer Antigonish Aikikai
Nidan Theresa Wojtasiewicz Aikido Shugyo Dojo
Pascal Dennis Aikido Hokuryukai
Aubrie Appel Aikido Hokuryukai
Ed Wass Victoria Aikikai
Sandan Chris Rosenquist Aikido Seishinkai
Yondan Masaru Matsubara J.C.C.C. Aikikai
David Bursey Vancouver West Aikikai
Nan Yien Chin SanShukan Aikikai

Rokudan Marcel Lavigne Agatsu aikido de Montreal
(6 dan) David Yates Kanata Aikikai
Rob Carroll Aikido Tendokai
Steve Erickson Big Rock Aikikai
Hilary Dawson Victoria Aikikai

“The CAF Examination Committee would like to congratulate all of these members for their promotions.“

Canadian Aikido Federation

General information regarding the structure of the organization, mandate, affiliation with Aikikai World Headquarters, Technical Direction and Provincial Associations, is on the about the CAF page under the Information menu.

Listings and contact information for Member Dojos both alphabetical and organized by province are available from the Dojos menu.

Upcoming CAF sponsored events as well as those of member dojos are listed under the Seminars menu.

Detailed information including listings and contact information for the Examination and Technical Committees is available to logged in members only.

The CAF has group insurance coverage. Details regarding coverage, claims, and contacting the insurance company is available on the Insurance page.

This website provides information regarding administrative services provided to member dojos of the Federation.  Various registration and testing fees, processing information, administrative forms, test requirements, test worksheets, and other useful aids can be found under the Documents and Technical Resources menus.  We are publishing this information on-line for easy access and cost efficiency.  So please download the PDF documents and print the forms yourself where possible.

Member dojos that have a special event or seminar coming up can request that it be listed on the website. Go to the Seminars menu for current listings.

News and Recent Updates

Recently added information or important news will be highlighted on this main page and also under the News menu.
Most recent information is at the top of the list.

Please use the Dojo Registration and Renewal Form to register with the CAF.

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