On March 30, 2019, he sensei Pascal Durchon (6th dan) directed aikido seminar in Warsaw. The seminar consisted of practicing “reading uke”, which allows adequate reaction and lets you put pressure. The seminar ended with exams for dan grades. Rafał Zieliński passed the exam for 3rd dan, and Jeremi Wałek for 1st dan. Both from the Aikido Club “JAF” from Kielce. Congratulations to the candidates and their teacher Jacek Czerniachowicz (5 dan)!