Spring Seminar 2019 w/ Bob Poresky

May 31 – June 2

WMA 2019 Spring Seminar


Western Maryland Aikido’s 12th Annual Aikido on the Beach!

Featuring Sensei Blue Spruell, 6th Dan Aikido, 5th Dan Iaido

Join us at North Carolina’s Outer Banks for a weekend of weapons training! October 6th – 8th, see the attached flyer for details.

AOBX 2018


Western Maryland Aikikai
SPRING SEMINAR: April 14 – 15, 2018

We are exited to announce our 2018 Spring Seminar with Blue Spruell Shidoin, 6th Dan, United States Aikido Federation and Bill Plank Shidoin, 6th Dan, Capital Aikido Federation

On site @
Western Maryland Aikikai
105 A N Potomac Street
Second Floor
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Full seminar $70
Saturday only $50
Sunday only $30
Bring your weapons!

Saturday — April 14, 2018
Registration 10 am
Aikido 11 am – 4:45 pm
Dinner 6:30 pm
Sunday — April 15, 2018
Registration 9:30 am
Aikido 10 am – 12:15 pm



WMA Announces 2017 Spring Seminar with Bob Poresky

We are proud to announce our annual spring seminar with Bob Poresky sensei. This year we will be training April 28th through the 30th.

Details are in the attached flyer.



WMA Announces the 11th Annual Aikido on the Beach

Western Maryland Aikikai would like to invite everyone to our 11th annual Aikido on the Beach in the outer banks of North Carolina.

This years instructor will be Sensei Blue Spruell, Shidoin USAF 5th Dan Aikido, 5th Dan Iaido Kiyoikaze Iado Federation, Chief Instructor Peachtree Aikikai, Atlanta

The dates will be October 7, 8 and 9 in Corolla, NC.

2016 AOBX Flyer


WMA Announes 2016 Spring Seminar with Sensei Bob Poresky

Western Maryland Aikikai is pleased to announce the dates for our annual spring seminar with Sensei Bob Poresky, 5th Dan of Capital Aikikai Syracuse.

The dates for this years seminar will be May 21st and 22nd. This is always a fun event and we have a social gathering/dinner on Saturday.

Details are in the attached flyer;




November 2015 Seminar with  David Hurtubise, 4th Dan

WMA is excited to welcome Dave Hurtubise of Allegheny Aikikai for our Fall 2015 seminar.  Seminar will take place November 21st from 1pm to 4:30pm. After training we’ll gather at a local restaurant for dinner.

Details in the flyer below;

WMA Nov 2015 Seminar Dave H


Aikido on the Beach 2015

with special guest:
Blue Spruell
Shidoin USAF, 5th Dan Aikido,
5th Dan Iaido, Kiyoikaze Iaido Federation,

Chief Instructor
Peachtree Aikikai,
Weapons Gasshuku Atlanta, Georgia


Columbus Day Weekend October 8 through October 12,

Training on Friday 10/9, Saturday 10/10 & Sunday 10/11

Morning & Afternoon sessions, 10/12 travel day



North Carolina’s Outer Banks

614 Schooner Ridge (Chez Sulchek) & the place next door

Section E – Ocean Sands

Corolla, NC 27927

Ph. (252) 597-1358 – Ron’s house


What’s The Deal?

$185.00 per head: covers four nights’ lodging in one of 2 beach homes (Thursday – Sun

day), three days of training, and all meals.

Staples: bread, milk, eggs, etc. will be provided for each house. Bring your own favorite

beverage please!


What to Bring?

Your Gi, your practice weapons, your bathing suit, bath and beach towels, this form and

your fee. Did we mention a favorite beverage??


Who to Contact?

RSVP by September 27, 2014 via e-mail to Russ:




2014 Spring Seminar

Western Maryland Aikikai is happy to announce we will be hosting Sensei Bob Poresky for our 2014 Spring Seminar. This is always a great time and all are welcome. The dates will be May 17th and 18th. Please refer to the attached flyer for details and contact us if you have questions.

2014 Spring Seminar Flyer

Leave a Reply