Sensei Tony Wilden 5th Dan
Aikido Instructor & Healer

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Tony Wilden receives an award for 20 years of teaching


  • Founder & Chief Instructor of Arun Aikido Club (1992)
  • Aikido 5th Dan Senior Instructor (Nakmas NGB)
  • Pressure Point Self Defence Instructor (Russell Stutely)
  • Door Supervisor/Store Detective/Security Guard (SIA)
  • Natural Therapist/Healer (ITEC)

Tony is an aikido instructor and healer. He has a deep interest in spiritual matters, health, environmental issues, and the creation of harmony between people and nature.

Tony began his study of Aikido in 1985 after many years of extensive research into a wide variety of spiritual paths. After contemplating the works of Morihei Ueshiba and Koichi Tohei, he was inspired to make an intense study of aikido techniques and principles.

Tony Wilden Sensei is a 5th Dan in Aikido, which he has been practicing since 1987. In 1992 he founded the Arun Aikido Club in West Sussex, UK and has trained several students to black belt and instructor level.

Tony has achieved coaching qualifications from... Martial Arts Commission (MAC), Ken Shin Kai Aikido Association (KSKAA), British Aikido Board (BAB), National Association for Karate and Martial Arts Schools (NAKMAS), Bushinkan Martial Arts Association (BMAA).


Sensei Tony Wilden
Founded The Arun Aikido Club

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Robin Wilden 3rd Dan, Tony J. Wilden 5th Dan, Natasha Hadwick 2nd Dan

The Arun Aikido Club, under Tony's direction have had 500+ students and conducted over 50 grading seminars. He has arranged dozens of lectures, courses, demonstrations, and workshops for the local community.

They base their teachings and grading syllabus around the Aikido Yoshinkan style of Master Gozo Shioda, one of Morihei Ueshiba O-Sensei's top students. Tony also teaches unique aiki principles and passes on his insights.

In 2010 Tony passed a very intensive instructor training course in self defence, power development and pressure point fighting under master Russell Stutely. In 2011 he became an SIA authorised door supervisor, security guard, and store detective.

In May 2013 Tony Wilden was promoted to 5th Dan by Nakmas NGB.

Tony offers classes, seminars, private lessons, lectures & demonstrations in traditional aikido, aiki principles, self defence, pressure points, power development, aiki warrior training camps, and much more! For full details visit... Arun Aikido Club

Tony has studied ancient and traditional healing systems in his search and holds certified qualifications in anatomy & physiology, acupressure, reflexology and applied kinesiology. He has given 1000's of individual health treatments since 1993.

Tony has also authored 7 books, and produced several videos on aikido, health and well-being. He offers the following unique collections...

Optimum Health Secrets - Aikido Success Blueprint - Self Defence Secrets

For Tony's individual products visit Tony's Ebooks


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