The British Aikido Association was founded in 1966 in order to promote and maintain the ethical and technical standards of Tomiki Aikido in the United Kingdom. There are BAA approved Clubs & Dojo in all parts of Britain.On an international basis the BAA is affiliated to the Worldwide Sports Aikido Federation. Under the auspices of the BAA, international instructors are brought to Britain at regular intervals to further promote and develop Aikido in this country.
The BAA has a formal grading syllabus and promotion structure. It’s gradings are recognised by the JAA and are equal to their standards. The BAA sets qualification requirements for examiners, judges and referees and maintains a register of all such officials and the standards they have attained.
- Membership Renewal - Club list updated
January 21, 2019
We have updated the club list dropdown on the Paypal Membership Renewal page. You should all be able to fiind your clubs now .
- Hideo Ohba - The Aikido of quiet taste
January 31, 2018
Paul Wildish’s article about Hideo Ohba, entitled “The Aikido of quiet taste” is now available to download from our Shizentai Archive page
- BAA Shizentai Newsletter Issue 11 Available now.
January 2, 2018
Visit our Newsletter page for issue 11 of the BAA Magazine Shizentai
- 2017 WSAF Junior, Youth and Senior World Sport Aikido Open Championships
December 22, 2016
- Competitors and Judges at the Third Junior and Youth European Club Competition 2016
November 27, 2016