Jo Demonstration by AIKIDO SHINBURENSEIJUKU Ryuji Shirakawa Sensei
Ryuji Shirakawa started aikido at 15 years. He lived in Kobayashi’s Dojo as an uchi-deshi, traveled to Germany to learn under Katsuaki Asai Sensei, lived in Canada.His father,Katsutoshi Shirakawa is a 7th Dan Aikido Aikikai Shihan. He also taught and influenced Ryuji’aikido. Ryuji Shirakawa is now holding a 6th Dan Aikido Aikikai Shihan. He is a Dojo-cho and an instructor of Aikido Shinbu Rensei Jyuku with over 400 students in Sendai, Japan.Ryuji Shirakawa is known for his flowing, dynamic, innovative and beautiful aikido style. This is why he is giving a lot of seminars around the world. Russia, France, Greece, Canada, Hungary are regular countries he goes to.