Timeline Of Events

Sensei Sargeant and the organisation have been involved with many events over the years and here is a list of some of those seminars and special gatherings. It's not the definitive list and we have some gaps that perhaps you can help to remind us and fill?

 

2021

During the year of 2021

֎ Sensei Sargeant launches his Patreon channel offering online Martial Arts, Aikido, Yoga, Meditation and Tai-Chi instruction

2020

During the year of 2020

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches two socially distanced ‘Covid19’ safe seminars in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant launches his on-going series of Aikido YouTube V-logs

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant becomes sole principal and leader of TIAE having split from Sensei McGlone

2019

During the year of 2019

֎ Sensei Sargeant publishes second book: Keeping the Mind of the Child

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant returns twice to St Petersburg, Russia (Seminars and Aikikai examinations)

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant returns twice to Kefalonia, Greece (Seminars and Aikikai examinations)

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches weekend seminar in Keighley, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches at 20th Anniversary Celebration Aikido Seminar in Swadlincote, UK

2018

During the year of 2018

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches a day seminar in Poole, UK

 

֎ Aikido Workshop with Sensei Sargeant, St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches a day seminar in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 16th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar – Ringwood, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches a seminar in East Morton, UK

 

֎ Aikido Weekend Seminar – Keighley, UK with Sensei Sargeant

2017

During the year of 2017

֎ Sensei Sargeant returns to St Petersburg, Russia (Seminars and Aikikai examinations)

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Keighley, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant celebrates Allander Aikido’s 40th Anniversary with weekend seminar, Glasgow, Scotland

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 15th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar – Ringwood, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant & Sensei McGlone seminar – Bournemouth, UK

2016

During the year of 2016

֎ RIP Sata Saito – wife of Saito Sensei passes away

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant returns to St Petersburg for 3 day seminar, Russia (including Aikikai examinations)

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 14th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Ringwood Aikido Seminar with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant hosted by AikiFlow in Bingley, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant & Sensei McGlone seminar in Bournemouth, UK

2015

During the year of 2015

֎ Sensei Sargeant returns to St Petersburg, Russia (Seminars and Aikikai examinations)

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant hosted by Shirokashi Dojo – New Years seminar in Swadlincote, UK

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 13th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar in Ringwood, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar hosted By Sensei George Hemmings, St Ives, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant & Sensei McGlone seminar in Bournemouth, UK

2014

During the year of 2014

֎ Sensei Sargeant returns to St Petersburg, Russia (Seminars and Aikikai examinations)

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant publishes first book: Takemusu Aikido: A Martial Artist’s Journey of Discovery in Aikido

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant guest instructor at British Aikido Board National Course, Cardiff, Wales

 

֎ Sensei Sensei hosted by Reading Zenshin Aikido Club for 12th anniversary seminar, Reading, UK

 

֎ Aikido Tai Sai with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches one day seminar at The New Forest Aikido Club, Ringwood, UK

 

֎ Poole Aikido Club Seminar with Sensei Sargeant & Sensei McGlone, Bournemouth, UK

2013

During the year of 2013

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches at TAA European Gasshuku, Vittoria Veneto, Italy

 

֎ Early Summer ‘Long Term Deshi’ programme with Sensei Sargeant at his private dojo Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Sensei Tony Sargeant teaches Tai-jutsu and ’empowering the Ki within’ seminar in Ringwood, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant hosted by the Cambridge Aikido club for seminar day, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 11th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ 40 years of Aikido for Sensei Sargeant and 20 years of Aikido for Sensei Andy Channer’ celebration Seminar, Poole, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant & Sensei McGlone teach seminar in Poole, UK

 

֎ Late Summer Uchi Deshi programme with Sensei Sargeant at his private dojo Kefalonia, Greece

2012

During the year of 2012

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches at TAA European Gasshuku, Rieden, Switzerland

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant returns to St Petersburg for seminars and Aikikai gradings, Russia

 

֎ Cambridge Aikido club hosts Sensei Sargeant for one day Spring seminar, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Two day seminar hosted by Allander Aikido Club with Sensei Sargeant, Glasgow, Scotland

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 10th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant & club founders John Garmston & Pete Hagger, Reading, UK

 

֎ Early Summer Uchi Deshi (4-6 weeks) with Sensei Sargeant at his private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Cambridge Aikido club hosts Sensei Sargeant for one day Autumn seminar, Cambridge, UK

2011

During the year of 2011

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches at TAA European Gasshuku, Italy

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches at a joint seminar at ‘The Hut’, London, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches weekend seminar, Glasgow, Scotland

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 9th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant & club founders John Garmston & Pete Hagger, Reading, UK

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club Weapons Course Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Russia seminars in St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Jersey combined Aikido & Synergy System seminar with Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Uchi Deshi programme at Sensei Sargeant private dojo, Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Cambridge Aikido Club host Sensei Sargeant in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches Aiki Jo semiar in Bideford, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant & Sensei McGlone seminar, Poole, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar, Jersey, UK

2010

During the year of 2010

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches at TAA European Gasshuku, Berlin, Germany

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 8th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant & club founders John Garmston & Pete Hagger, Reading, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Jersey, UK

 

֎ Summer Uchi Deshi at Sensei Sargeant’s private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

2009

During the year of 2009

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant & Sensei McGlone Seminar, Poole, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar, Bideford, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Seminar, Glasgow, Scotland

 

֎ Reading Zenshin Aikido Club 7th Year Anniversary Seminar with Sensei Sargeant & club founders John Garmston & Pete Hagger, Reading, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant travels to teach a seminar in St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches a seminar in Athens, Greece

 

֎ Early summer Uchi Deshi at Sensei Sargeant’s private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Autumn Uchi Deshi at Sensei Sargeant’s private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant travels to teach a seminar in Cherepovets, Russia

 

֎ Bukiwaza seminar with Sensei Sargeant, hosted by Iwama Aikido South Coast, UK

2008

During the year of 2008

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches in at TAA Annual Gasshuku, Lake Tahoe, USA

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant hosts Shihan Bill Witt in Jersey, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Athens, Greece

 

֎ Aikido seminar with Sensei Sargeant at Cambridge Regional College, Cambridge, UK

2007

During the year of 2007

֎ Organisation changed it’s name to Takemusu Iwama Aikido Europe

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar in Athens, Greece

 

֎ Organisation hosts Sensei Hoa Newens in Lilleshall, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminars in St Petersburg and Cherepovets, Russia

 

֎ Aikido seminar with Sensei Sargeant at Cambridge Regional College, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Early summer Uchi Deshi at Sensei Sargeant’s private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Late summer Uchi Deshi at Sensei Sargeant’s private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

2006

During the year of 2006

֎ Organisation affiliates with the Takemusu Aikido Association

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Spring seminar St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Early Summer Uchi Deshi with guest instructor Sensei Matt Hill in Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Late Summer Uchi Deshi with guest instructor Sensei Paul McGlone in Kefalonia, Greece

 

֎ Organisation hosts Shihan Bill Witt and Sensei Hoa Newens in Lilleshall, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar in Stevenage, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar on the island of Jersey, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Autumn seminar St Petersburg, Russia

2005

During the year of 2005

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Cherepovets, Russia

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches 1/2 day seminar in Stevenage, UK

 

֎ Spring Gashuku with Sensei Sargeant, Sensei McGlone and other Iwama teachers, Lilleshall, UK

 

֎ Late Summer Uchi Deshi course at Sensei Sargeant’s private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

2004

During the year of 2004

֎ Hitohiro Saito Sensei hosted at Lilleshall National Sports Centre, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Uchi Deshi (Weekend) with Sensei Sargeant at Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ 3 x One day Seminars with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Iwama Takemusu Aiki Dojo closing Seminar, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Organisation hosts Sensei Miles Kessler for seminar in Poole, UK

 

֎ Organisation hosts Sensei Ulf Evenas for seminar in Poole, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant opens Dojo and Uchi Deshi programs at his private dojo in Kefalonia, Greece

2003

During the year of 2003

֎ Teachers ‘Only’ Seminar (one day) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell dojo with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Russia seminars with Sensei Sargeant in St Petersburg and Cherepovets, Russia

 

֎ Early Spring Uchi Deshi at the Orwell dojo with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ 2 Day Aikido Seminar with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell dojo with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Seminar and Dan grading at the Orwell dojo with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Early Summer Uchi Deshi Programme with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ St Petersburg Seminar with Sensei Sargeant, Russia

 

֎ One Day Immobilisations Course with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Summer Uchi Deshi Programme (2 weeks) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Special Guest Seminar hosting Sensei Ulf Evenas 7th Dan Iwama Ryu – Poole, UK

 

֎ Late Autumn Uchi Deshi (weekend only) at the Orwell dojo with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ ‘Kyu Grades only’ Uchi Deshi at at the Orwell dojo with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

2002

During the year of 2002

֎ Saito Sensei passes away, Iwama, Japan – RIP Sensei

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant attended Saito Sensei’s wake in Iwama, Japan

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant awarded Rokudan (6th degree) by the Aikikai Foundation, Japan

 

֎ Spring Uchi Deshi Programme at the Orwell Dojo with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Budo Seminar, Goshin Ju-Jitsu Association with Sensei Sargeant guest instructor

 

֎ 3 x TAIRGB Special Class with Sensei Sargeant – Hills Road Sports Club, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ 2 x TAIRGB Special Class with Sensei Sargeant – Littledown Centre, Bournemouth, UK

 

֎ 3 x TAIRGB Special Class with Sensei Sargeant – YMCA, Watford, UK

 

֎ TAIR GB Tai Jutsu Day with Sensei Sargeant, Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Early Summer Uchi Deshi Programme (Week) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ TAIRGB hosts Special Guest Instructor Sensei Miles Kessler 4th Dan Iwama Ryu in Poole, UK

 

֎ TAIR GB Staffordshire Seminar with Sensei Sargeant, Staffs, UK

 

֎ TAIR GB Memorial Seminar for Saito Morihiro Shihan, conducted by Sensei Sargeant in Birmingham. UK

 

֎ Special Guest Seminar Sensei Pat Hendricks 6th Dan Iwama Ryu California hosted at Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Late Summer Uchi Deshi Programme (Week) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Orwell Dojo Seminar with Sensei Sargeant and guest instructors, including AGM & Dan Grading in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Special Guest Seminar Sensei Ulf Evenas 7th Dan Iwama Ryu – Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire, UK

 

֎ Autumn Uchi Deshi Programme (Weekend) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Watford Seminar with Sensei Sargeant hosted by Three Rivers Aikido, Watford, UK

 

֎ End of Year TAIR GB Tai Jutsu Day with Sensei Sargeant, Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

2001

During the year of 2001

֎ Sensei Sargeant Winter Russian seminars, in St Petersburg and Cherepovets, Russia

 

֎ Organisation hosts Sensei Daniel Toutain, 5th Dan Iwama Ryu in Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire, UK

 

֎ Special Guest Seminar with Sensei Miles Kessler 4th Dan Iwama Ryu at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Winter Uchi Deshi Programme (Weekend) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Spring Uchi Deshi Programme (Weekend) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Summer Uchi Deshi Programme (Weekend) with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ TAIR GB Poole Seminar with Sensei Sargeant, Poole, UK

 

֎ Orwell Dojo Seminar with Sensei Sargeant and guest instructors, including AGM & Dan Grading in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Assistant Coach Course held at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Autumn Russian Seminars with Sensei Sargeant in St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Three Rivers Aikido hosted Sensei Sargeant for seminar in Watford, UK

 

֎ Special Guest Seminar Sensei Ulf Evenas 7th Dan Iwama Ryu – Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire, UK

2000

During the year of 2000

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in Italy

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant hosts Sensei Miles Kessler at the Orwell Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Russian seminars in St Petersburg and Cherepovets, Russia

1999

During the year of 1999

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in Rennes, France

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Russian seminars in St Petersburg and Cherepovets, Russia

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches at Easter course, Burntwood, UK

 

֎ 2 x seminars at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Poole, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Ringwood, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Glasgow, Scotland

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Reading, UK

1998

During the year of 1998

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in Colorado, USA

 

֎ Sensei Miles Kessler hosted in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar in Coatbridge, Scotland

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar in Jersey, UK

1997

During the year of 1997

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in San Benedetto, Italy

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches in St Petersburg, Russia

1996

During the year of 1996

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches 2 day Spring seminar at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Pat Hendricks hosted in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Den Haag, Netherlands

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Yamada Sensei and Tamura Sensei

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in Torino, Italy

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches seminar in Coatbridge, Scotland

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant Russian Seminars in St Petersburg and Cherepovets, Russia

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches 2 Bukiwaza seminars at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches 3 seminars in Poole, UK

1995

During the year of 1995

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in New Jersey, USA

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant’s first Dutch Seminar teaching Iwama Aikido in Gouda, Netherlands

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant’s first Russian ‘Spring’ Seminar teaching Iwama Aikido in St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎  Late Spring Uchi Deshi course with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar in Poole, UK

 

֎  Early Summer Uchi Deshi course with Sensei Sargeant at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant seminar in Coatbridge, Scotland

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant hosted by Aikido Institut Zurich and Sensei Roland Spitzbarth for seminar Zurich, Switzerland

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant’s Russian ‘Late Autumn’ Seminar teaching Iwama Aikido in St Petersburg, Russia

 

֎ Sensei Matt Hill hosted at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant’s teaches seminar in Den Hague, Netherlands

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant’s teaches seminar in Reading, UK

 

֎  2 x Orwell dojo seminars with Sensei Sargeant, Cambridge, UK

1994

During the year of 1994

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Hitohiro Saito Sensei in Largs, Scotland

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches 2 x Seminars at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches Aikido course in Lincoln, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches Aikido course in Bristol, UK

 

֎ Late Spring Uchi Deshi course at the Orwell dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Pat Hendricks hosted in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant travelled to Iwama to be Uchideshi under Saito Sensei

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant graded Godan (5th degree) -Taijutsu by Saito Sensei

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant graded Godan (5th degree) – Bukiwaza by Saito Sensei

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant travelled to Italy with Saito Sensei

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in Fuglsø, Denmark

 

֎ Saito Sensei Seminar (Birmingham, UK) hosted by Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant trains under Saito Sensei in Nidda Germany

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches  3 x Bukiwaza seminars in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches  Aikido seminar in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Organisation changed it’s name to Traditional Aikido Iwama Ryu GB

1993

During the year of 1993

֎ Sensei Sargeant opens the Iwama Takemusu Aiki Dojo (also known as the Orwell dojo) in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant begins Uchideshi programs at the Iwama Takemusu Aiki Dojo, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Pat Hendricks seminar in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant runs monthly Bukiwaza day seminars across 7 months, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches a Summer course in Cambridge, UK

 

1992

During the year of 1992

֎ Saito Sensei makes Sensei Sargeant his official representative in the UK

 

֎ Sensei Pat Hendricks seminar in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant opens private dojo at his home in Orwell, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Pat Hendricks seminar in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Pat Hendricks performs a Misogi Purification Ritual at the Sensei Sargeant’s private dojo in Orwell, Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches 3 seminars in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant conducts a Winter Bukiwaza seminar in Cambridge, UK

1991

During the year of 1991

֎ Traditional Aikido Iwama Style organisation formed

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant trained under Saito Sensei in California, USA

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches Summer seminar in Cambridge, UK

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant teaches Winter seminar in Cambridge, UK

1989

During the year of 1989

֎ Saito Sensei Seminar (Cambridge, UK) hosted by Sensei Sargeant

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant travels to Tel Aviv to teach seminar in Israel

1987

During the year of 1987

֎ Sensei Sargeant trained under Saito Sensei in Zurich, Switzerland

1985

During the year of 1985

֎ Sensei Sargeant trained under Saito Sensei at Brunel University, UK

1983

During the year of 1983

֎ Sensei Sargeant travelled to New Zealand to train under Saito Sensei

 

֎ Sensei Sargeant graded Shodan (1st degree) Aikikai by Saito Sensei

1979

During the year of 1979

֎ Sensei Sargeant started his first club in Cambridge, UK

1975

During the year of 1975

֎ Sensei Sargeant bought the Traditional Aikido book series and 8mm films by Saito Sensei

1973

During the year of 1973

֎ Sensei Sargeant began training in Aikido