Friends who have great contribution to the development and support of Aikikai Aikido in Azerbaijan.  We are always grateful and will appreciate these people for their generosity.

Takanori Kuribayashi

Takanori Kuribayashi Sensei supported the development of Azerbaijani aikido from 2011 and made a great contribution to its development. In December 2017 Azerbaijan was accepted as a member of the Hombu.

Jabrayil Mikayilov

From 2006 to 2010, he was the president of the Azerbaijan Aikikai Aikido Clubs Public Union, supported the development of the Aikikai Aikido Azerbaijan.

Rafig Hajiyev

Was chairman of the sports society of the Azerbaijan Republic Interior Ministry (1995-2007). Owner is cup world  freestyle wrestling and Europe champion. From 2001 to 2007, he supported the development of the Aikido Aikikai Aikido Club Public Union Azerbaijan.

Aleksandr B. Kachan

The head of the interregional Aikido Club “Ooshinkan” Senior instructor of Aikido section of Moscow State University (Shidoin). Aikidoists Azerbaijan appreciate support us in 2008 and thanks Alexander Borisovich Kachan Sensei.

Nagı Guliyev

Worked as the head of the Sports Club National Army of the Republic of Azerbaijan (xxxx-2000) and director of the House Struggle in the Sports Society of the Ministry Internal Affairs Azerbaijan Republic (2000-2002). Is the owner of the World Cup in freestyle wrestling and became the champion of Europe. In 2001-2002 she had indispensable support and assistance in the development of Aikido Aikikai Azerbaijan.