The following are articles written on subjects pertinent to the study of Nihon Goshin Aikido and martial arts in general. On the whole, these articles are opinion, and are subject to interpretation. Treat them as food for thought and fodder for discussion. You may find others whose opinions differ. If you have articles you think would be pertinent and appropriate, feel free to submit them here.


Mr. Seymour has been studying martial arts for three decades, with 20 years of experience in Nihon Goshin Aikido and varying experience in other arts. The majority of his training has been at the Aikido Academy of Self Defense in Spartanburg, SC, under Mr. John Wyndham, Sandan.See the Aikido Academy of Self Defense (Spartanburg, SC)


Mr. Seymour offers group classes, private lessons, self-defense workshops, and security officer defensive training programs.



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