Darko Sensei promoted to 5th Dan

Darko Vucetic (5th Dan) trains with Velibor Vesovic (6th Dan) at Yoji Fujimoto Shihan's seminar in Beograd, Serbia, March 2010

Честитке, Darko! The Johannesburg School of Aikido congratulates its head teacher, Darko Vucetic Sensei, on his promotion to 5th Dan.

Darko Sensei was awarded his 5th Dan by Yoji Fujimoto Shihan (7th Dan) during a training seminar in Beograd, Serbia on 6 March 2010.

Darko Sensei reports that 150 people were on the mat during Fujimoto Shihan’s three-day seminar. This required training in two groups, with beginners up to 2nd kyu in the one group, 1st kyu and higher in the other.

Full gallery of photos to follow.