Bilkent to Co-Host International Aikido Festival

07 May 2018 Comments Off on Bilkent to Co-Host International Aikido Festival

This week, the Eurasia Aikido Organization will hold its eighth International Aikido Festival in Ankara, from May 9 through 13. The festival will be hosted jointly by Middle East Technical University and Bilkent University, with the first day’s events taking place at Bilkent, after which the venue will move to METU.

More than 300 instructors and students from 20 countries are expected to attend. Festival activities will include demonstrations of this modern Japanese martial art by groups from Turkey and guest countries, aikido lessons, and examinations for practitioners wishing to move to a more advanced grade/degree.