Interview with Shoji Nishio (1)

Having first trained in judo and karate, 8th dan Shihan Shoji Nishio knocked at the door of the Aikikai Hombu Dojo of Morihei Ueshiba, founder of aikido, in 1951. Today, in his teaching, Nishio Sensei stresses a martial arts-oriented, constantly changing approach to aikido while adhering to the ethical principles held dear by the founder. This is the first of a two-part interview with one of aikido’s most highly-regarded figures.

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