IAF Disability Working Group

IAF Disability Working Group

Everyone has a spirit that can be refined, a body that can be trained in some manner, a suitable path to follow.

—Morihei Ueshiba

The Disability Working Group consists at the moment of 6 members: Magali Chambenoit-Levy from France, William Burrel and Martos Aineias from Greece, Jacqueline von Arb from Norway, Molly Hale from the USA and Lydia Zydel from the Netherlands.

Lydia Zydel is also co-creator of a manual to teach and include persons with disabilities in the Martial Arts in general. This manual, available in English, French, German and Italian, was developed as part of an EU Erasmus+ project. See: www.martialarts-prime.com.

Lydia Zydel
Chairperson

DisabilityWG@aikido-international.org