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KIMURA, HIDEO MAHNER

(b. 29 May 1928). 4th dan Aikikai and Shinshin Toitsu Aikido [ranks authenticated]. First taught in 1956 by Yukiso Yamamoto, continuing with Shin'ichi SUZUKI of Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii. Resigned from International KI NO KENKYUKAI in 1983 to found the Shizendo Kanno Kanwa Kai (Shizendo Functional Relaxation). Established aikido dojos in Hana, Maui; Waiahole, Oahu; Wake Island; Kapaa, Kauai and Honolulu. Taught aikido at University of Hawaii in 1969. Shizendo, 94-1211D Kipa'a Place, Waipahu, HI 96797 USA (808)671-1422.