Rancourt Sensei, San Dan Iaido, Ni Dan Kano Aiki,
Ni Dan USAF, was first introduced to Aikido via Ki Society in 1988 and has
trained consistently since December of 1999. She is a member of the USAF and AUSKF.
Rancourt Sensei is a veteran: USMC, USA.
Yama Kawa Dojo
was founded by J. Kano Flores Sensei (1949-2007). We practice Hombu style Aikido with practical applications and Zen Nippon Kendo Renmei Iaido. We are affiliated with the USAF, AUSKF, AEUSKF and a member of Aiki-Extensions.
Aikido is a modern Japanese martial art which incorporates powerful techniques applied in the spirit of harmony and reconciliation. Aikido involves a wide range of throws, joint locks, and take downs. Aikido does not focus on punches and kicks, but rather on how to blend and redirect aggressive action. i.e. attacks
Iaido is a modern non-combative physical and mental discipline based on the proficient use of traditional Japanese sword.