Tulsa Aikido Club
classical japanese swordsmanship
Our affiliation with the Seitokai is through John Ray Sensei, hanshi hachidan (8th dan master teacher license), and Tanida Hiroshi Sensei, hanshi judan (10th dan master teacher license). Ray Sensei heads The Dojo in Denton, TX, and Tanida Sensei heads the Tendai Dojo in Chiba City, Japan.
We are part of the Beikoku Tendai Iaido Kai (BTIK), a network of US MJER dojo all of which are connected with John Ray Sensei.
Our Kancho (dojo head) is Chris Guzik, renshi nanadan (7th dan w/instructor license). Chris is a direct student of Susan Burke Sensei, renshi nanadan, and John Ray Sensei, hanshi hachidan, and has been training in iai since August, 2004.