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(b. 2 October 1955). 4th dan Aikikai, 1989. Cross cultural relations adviser. Began training in 1977 in Norway. Has made several trips to Japan including a two-year stay from 1982-1984 practicing mainly at the Shoheijuku Dojo of Mamoru SUGANUMA in Fukuoka. He is currently head of the Norwegian Aikido Federation and runs a dojo in Oslo while serving as technical adviser for various other dojos. Norwegian Aikido Federation/Oslo Budokan, Tollbugt. 4, 0152, Oslo 1 Norway 02-60 73 21.