AIKIDO SOUTH AFRICA® is the only National Aikikai Aikido organisation in South Africa established under technical guidance of one of the most renowned Japanese Shihan in the aikido world - the late Shihan Yoji Fujimoto, 8th Dan (1948 - 2012).   Dr Elroy Goliath (ASA Chief instructor), is the first South African to obtain the YONDAN (4th Dan) grade directly from a 8th Dan Hombu Dojo Japanese Shihan under international examination conditions.   ASA classes are designed around children, youths and adults with frequent Seminars to support members technically, including formalised instructors courses. Chief Technical Advisor - Sensei Roberto Travaglini (6th Dan).