Philippe Gouttard in Galway, 22 November 2015

Atlantic Aikido is proud to announce that Philippe Gouttard (6th dan) will return to Galway to give a special one-day course in Galway on Sunday 22 November 2015.

Philippe is one of France’s senior instructors, with over 40 years’ experience. He has trained with Christian Tissier since 1978, and followed closely several Japanese teachers, in particular Seigo Yamaguchi shihan. Philippe has made 35 trips to study aikido in Japan (see video below). He teaches regularly in France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Estonia, the Czech Republic and elsewhere. He is also a qualified osteopath.