Mitsuo Tasaka Shihan Aikido "Master Instructor"
Tasaka Shihan is a senior instructor at Aikido Kumano Juku Dojo in Shingu, Japan.
Tasaka Shihan began studying Aikido with Michio Hikitsuchi Sensei back in 1972, at the age of 15 with over 47 years of experience.
Tasaka san has acquired Shihan status, which indicates master instructor level or "The teachers, teacher".
Tasaka Shihans current rank is 7th dan in Aikido and his 5th dan in Aikibojitsu in 1998.
In 2002, he began teaching seminars in France, Switzerland and the United States.
Tasaka Shihan makes annual visits to CA for the last 10 years spending his time educating dojo's with the original teachings that are mostly uncommon in today's approach.
Aikido Philosophy shared by Tasaka Shihan
Ichi Rei ShiKon "The Pillars" of Aikido
Compiled from the Aikido seminars conducted by Tasaka Shihan in Sacramento and Fremont, California, and Wales,
Wisconsin, in August 2014