Marcel de Beus
Sandan, Aikido – Instructor Youth Aikido
Marcel Sensei began Judo as a young child and then made the switch to Aikido as a teenager. Marcel has considerable experience as a youth instructor and counselor in the Netherlands and the US. While living in the US he trained in Karate and Brazilian Jujitsu. In 2002 Marcel began teaching children’s classes in Karate, Judo and Aikido. Through his leadership position in the Boy Scouts, Marcel developed special youth camps for Judo and Aikido. He currently teaches physics and science in a middle school. Marcel holds the rank of Sandan in Aikido black belt and is a certified instructor under the NVBL (Nederland Vereniging van Budo Leraren). In the summers you will find Marcel working in special needs youth camps (YMCA) or in the Alps on high-alpine treks.