Welcome to Aikido Gakko Ueshiba

We are an Aikido martial arts club in Cardiff, South Wales. We practice and teach traditional Aikido. The club was founded over 30 years ago by Bernard Harding Sensei 6th Dan.

Our Course Dates For 2017

Please find detailed below our planned courses for 2017

Event Date Time
Bernard Harding Memorial Course
National Sports Centre Sophia Gardens
11th March 2017
Spring Course – Stackpole 21st April 2017
22nd April 2017
23rd April 2017
Kyu Grading Practice 21st May 2017 1pm – 4pm
Kyu Grading Practice 4th June 2017 1pm – 4pm
Kyu Grading 11th June 2017 10am – 4pm
Dan Grading Practice 25th June 2017 10am – 4pm
Dan Grading Practice 23rd July 2017 10am – 4pm
Summer School 17th August 2017
18th August 2017
19th August 2017
3.30pm – 10pm
3.30pm – 10pm
10am – 4pm
Autumn Course 22nd October 2017 10am – 4pm
Kyu Grading Practice 19th November 2017 1pm – 4pm
Kyu Grading Practice 26th November 2017 1pm – 4pm
Kyu Grading 3rd December 2017 10am – 4pm

Congratulations – Kyu Grading Results – Sunday 11th December

Congratulations to the following students for passing their kyu grading today

6th kyu Dylan Healy-Jones

5th kyu Christine Price, Andrew Rees, Paul Mooney, Chris Mason

4th kyu James Burch

2nd kyu Paul Healy-Jones

1st kyu Douglas Philp

Autumn Course – 16th October 2016

Just to let everyone know that this weekend, the Autumn Course will be held at Morganstown Village Hall on Sunday 16th October 2016, from 10am to 4pm.

Our Course Dates For 2016

Please find detailed below our planned courses for 2016

23rd/24th April    Spring Course to be held at Stackpole


Sunday   15th May            2.00pm – 6.00pm           Dan Grade Prep

Saturday 28th May          1.00pm – 4.00pm            Kyu Grade Prep


Saturday 4th June           1.00pm – 4.00pm            Kyu Grade Prep

Sunday 19th June           10.00am – 4.00pm           Kyu Grading


Sunday 10th July            1.00pm – 4.00pm             Dan Grade Prep


Thursday 18th August   3.30pm – 10.00pm           Summer School

Friday 19th August        1.00pm – 10.00pm            Summer School

Saturday 20th August   10.00am – 4.00pm            Summer School


Sunday 16th October    10.00am – 4.00pm             Autumn Course


Sunday 20th November   1.00pm – 4.00pm           Kyu Grade Prep


Sunday 4th December    1.00pm – 4.00pm             Kyu Grade Prep

Sunday 11th December  1.00pm – 6.00pm              Kyu Grading

Club Autumn Course

On Sunday 11th October 2015 we held our Autumn Course with teaching from Sensei Harding and Sensei Brown