The Translator – Interview with Christopher Li

di SIMONE CHIERCHINI - Christopher Li calls himself a "hobbyist with a specialty", however, thanks to his research and writing he has given an important contribution to the understanding of modern Aikido. His views on Aikido, its history and future developments are unconventional and often "politically incorrect" but he's not afraid to share them. This is not an interview for those unwilling to discuss the official narrative of our art and its people…

Interview with Ryuji Shirakawa Shihan

by OSVALDO RIGHETTO - Dear aikidoka friends, it's with great pleasure that we present you latest Ovo San interview in its classic format (5 questions - 5 answers). Let's thank Ryuji Shirakawa Shihan, dynamic Sensei, talented Aikidoka, for kindly giving offering us a bit of "Aikido Time"