Bulgarian Aikido Federation (BAF) is glad to invite you to the Celebrations of our 25th Anniversary and the 30th Anniversary of the organized Aikido in Bulgaria, with the support of National Aikido Union (NAU) and Bulgarian Aikido Association (BAA).

For us is a great honour and pleasure that Dojo-cho Mitsuteru Ueshiba, the great-grandson of aikido’s founder O Sensei Morihei Ueshiba will lead a seminar organized to celebrate our Anniversaries.

The event will be held on the 24th and 25th of October 2015 in Sofia, the Capital of Bulgaria.

Schedule for the seminar with Dojo-cho


  •   08:30 – On the spot registration and access for registered participants
  •  10:00 – Official Opening of the event – short welcome speech
  •  10:10 – 11:40 – Keiko with Dojo-cho
  •  16:00 – 17:00 – Keiko with Dojo-cho
  •  17:00 – 17:30 – speeches by President of BAF and officials (minister of sport, Prime-minister, etc.
  •  17:30 – 18:30 approximate (Demonstrations with с Dojo- cho, BAF, and affiliated organizations) It could last longer.
  •  20:30 – Party,  entertainment,  pictures, gifts and others



  •  10:30 – 12:00 – Keiko with Dojo-cho
  •  12:00 – Closing ceremony


Part of the Anniversary celebration will be a seminar led by instructors from Bulgarian Aikido Federation, National Aikido Union and the Bulgarian Aikido Association. The seminar will be held on 23 October 2015 from 17:00 to 20:00 at “Sofia” sports hall and will be free of charge.


  1. Training fee:
    • until 31 July 2015 – 50 euro
    • from 01 August to 30 September 2015 – 60 euro
    • on the registration desk – 70 euro
  2. Party fee – 18 euro


You may pay the fees on the following bank account:

IBAN: BG36 UNCR 7630 1066 4138 09
Address: 11, Acad. Petar Dinekov str., district Dragalevci, 1415 – Sofia, Bulgaria

Please in the field “Details of payment” write for how many people you pay, and send by e-mail the list of the participants you paid for!

(For example: seminar fee for 6 people and party fee for 4 people)


Place of the seminar:

“Sofia” sports hall. The hall is located into park Borisova Gradina, near the Park Hotel “Moskva”. You can reach the hall by car or metro. Metro station is Joliot Curie and is 5 minutes from the hall.


Accommodation and air tickets:

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