Aikido Shihan, Mitsugi Saotome, will be teaching every day at the 2017 Aikido International Winter Intensive seminar at the world-class Sirata Beach Resort in St. Pete Beach, Florida. The event will be held from December 27, 2017 to December 31, 2017. This will be the tenth year the event will be held at this popular location. This seminar marks the beginning of a new schedule format. 5 full days of training (7 hours a day). This will allow more flexibility for people traveling the day after Christmas and New Years Day.