11th TAIN International Festival (2015 Aikido World Championships)

The 11th TAIN International Festival (2015 Aikido World Championships) was held in Fiesch, Switzerland and was hosted by Tomiki Aikido Switzerland – Amicale Aikido Bex. Aikidoka from Belgium, Brazil, France, Georgia, Japan, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Ukraine and USA took part in this international festival.

The BAA team won a number of gold, silver and bronze medals. Full results from the tournament are available on the BAA website, the BAA facebook page, the Study Group – Tomiki Aikido website and the Study Group Tomiki Aikido facebook page

Here are some pictures from this event.

UK BA Team Photo, Aikdo World Championship
UK BAA Team Photo, Aikdo World Championship

BAA Team - Group huddle.
BAA Team – Group huddle.

Association medal winners at 2015 JAA World Championships, Switzerland.
British Aikido Association medal winners at 2015 JAA World Championships, Switzerland.

Leeds Central Aikido Team (BAA UK).
Leeds Central Aikido Team (BAA UK).

Great open kata by Justin and Jim, but they  lost out to the pair who ended up world champions.
Great open kata by Justin and Jim, they only just lost out to the pair who ended up world champions.

Men's Randori
Men’s Randori

Women's Randori
Women’s Randori

View from the  Fiesch Sports Complex.
View from the Fiesch Sports Complex.

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