On behalf of Birankai International and Birankai North America, with deep sorrow, Birankai Poland announces the death on June 5th, 2015 of our Founder and teacher T. K. Chiba, Shihan. Martial artists here and around the world salute his life as they mourn his passing. During more than 50 years of training and teaching, Sensei inspired, forged and changed the lives of generations of students. United in gratitude for the great gift he gave us, we offer our condolences to his family.
Birankai Poland is an open organisation, associating people joining the association as its members on a voluntary basis.
The Birankai Poland Association proposes to:
promote the martial art of Aikido, created by Morihei Ueshiba, as taught by Kazuo Chiba sensei,
promote, propagate and encourage the physical recreation, sports and other forms of active recreation leading to the maintenance and improving the physical fitness of the adults, teenagers and children,
disseminate the Japanese martial arts and culture,
strengthen passion for systematic practice of physical recreation and sports activities and organise various forms of active recreation,
advocate preventive health care through the sports and physical recreation.
Aikido trainings are held and conducted by individual dojos (see tab "dojos").
From 01.03.2010 Birankai Poland has the Hombu (Aikido World Headquarters) Recognition. Certificate of Hombu Recognition can be viewed here.
Authorities of Birankai Poland - download .pdf file here
Charter of Birankai Poland - download .pdf file here