Neal Dunnigan

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Neal Dunnigan is a certified teacher (i.e. Shidoin) at-large in Birankai Aikido founded by T. K. Chiba Shihan.  Neal holds the rank of yondan (4th Dan) and is an active member of the Birankai Teacher’s Council.  Prior to his moving to Cork, Neal was the founder and chief instructor at Wheatbelt Aikido in Kingfisher, Oklahoma in the US.

Neil has a diverse Aikido background:

Neal is also the author of two books on the martial arts:  Zen Stories of the Samurai and Pointing at the Moon: Teaching Martial Arts to Change Lives.