Eric Norige, 3rd dan. Eric started training Aikido in 2002 under Freeman Sensei of Three Rivers Aikido in St. Louis, MO and has trained in a variety of Aikikai styles including Tenshin and Birankai. He joined Kimori dojo in 2014 and was honored with his 2nd and 3rd dan from Sawada Shihan. He most enjoys being upside down (midflight) and sharing this joy with others.
Kent Ho, 2nd dan. After experimenting with a few different martial arts: Kung Fu, Tai Chi, traditional Jiu Jitsu for health and wellness, Kent discovered Aikido in 2009 and started practicing with Tenshinkai Aikido in San Jose, CA. He joined Kimori Dojo in 2014 and was honored with 1st and 2nd dan from Sawada Shihan. Aside from practicing Aikido, he enjoys doing yoga, outdoor activities through Boys Scouts, travels, and spending time with family.