Urs Trachsler of Aikido Birseck promoted to 4th Dan
Urs Trachsler received his 4th Dan Certificate from Suganuma Sensei at Tenjin dojo on January 16th. He took his test last September at a Seminar in Tosu near Fukuoka (with Suganuma Sensei).
Urs began with Aikido in 1993 and has been following Suganuma Sensei since 2010 when he came to Fukuoka for the first time. Since then he has returned to Japan for more than 15 times to practice at the Shoheijuku dojos in Fukuoka, including a 6-month stay in 2011 to learn Japanese.
Since 2014 Urs has been responsible for his own dojo Aikido Birseck in Switzerland where he normally practices and teaches.