Warren Spencer

Warren Spencer

Warren Spencer has been studying Aikido since 1995 and transmits the teachings passed on by Stephane Benedetti Shihan, Takeshi Yamashima Shihan and other teachers with similar outlooks such as Mark Thompson sensei and Joost van den Toorn sensei.

A qualfied teacher since 2005, drawing on open-handed, Aiki weapons and Aiki Toho Iaido techniques; focussing specifically on the principles of connection, extension and relaxation. 

Shinto and Aikido are fundamentally linked on many levels and as a Shintoist Warren's Aikido practice is defined by his study of Yamakage Shinto with it's series of exercises aiming at the balance of body, mind and nature.