Dr. Bobbert began Aikido at 62 after retiring from his career as a TV producer/director at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, KY.  He studied Aikido while continuing to practice and reseach Tai Chi

At  70 he passed his Nidan Black Belt test (Second Degree).  The following is “randori” (free fighting) – part of that test.



Click below for a video of Dr. Bobbert teaching 5 Element Tai Chi.