HDKI GB presents an Open Course


Rick Hotton 5th Dan

Wednesbury Leisure Centre - 16th & 17th September 2017

Rick Sensei started training in 1970 at the West Wind Dojo in Florida. In 1976 he inherited the dojo and since then has remained its instructor. Originally a member of the USKA, Rick Sensei moved to Richard Kim’s group in 1989 and since that time has endeavoured to train and learn from as many instructors as possible. He is also a long-time student of Matsugi Saotome Sensei, who is considered to be one of the best Aikido masters in the world today. In 2014 Rick posted his first video on YouTube, bringing his unique insight of our art to the wider world. He immediately became an internet sensation and his videos have since had in access of 2 million views. He now travels the world teaching karate seminars far and wide.


Wednesbury Leisure Centre
High Bullen
WS10 7HP



Training Times:

Saturday: 11am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm
Sunday: 11am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm


HDKI Members
Seniors: 2 days £55, 1 day £30
Juniors: 2 days £40, 1 day £25
(Juniors - 16 years and under)

Non HDKI Members
Seniors: 2 days £60, 1 day £35
Juniors: 2 days £35, 1 day £30

Seniors: £30
Juniors: £25

HDKI Dojo Heads - Free of Charge

Saturday Evening
A reception will be held on the Saturday evening for all attendees of the seminar.


There are several hotels near the venue

Village Hotel - Dudley

Quality Hotel - Dudley

Premier Hotel - Walsall