Sugano Sensei before teaching his much anticipated first class at the New York Aikikai, almost 5 months after his operation. :: © Javier Domínguez Sugano Sensei starts talking about his experience and his state of mind to a group of students before class starts. :: © Javier Domínguez Sugano Sensei starts class at 1:30 PM, Tuesday August 12th, 2003. :: © Jaime Kahn Harvey Konigsberg taking ukemi for Sensei. :: © Jaime Kahn Harvey Konigsberg taking ukemi for Sensei. :: © Javier Domínguez Jaime Kahn taking ukemi for Sensei. :: © Javier Domínguez Jaime Kahn taking ukemi for Sensei. :: © Javier Domínguez Luke Machado taking ukemi for Sensei as students watch on. :: © Jaime Kahn Luis Sabater takes ukemi for Sensei´s iriminage. :: © Javier Domínguez Luis Sabater takes ukemi for Sensei´s iriminage. :: © Jaime Kahn Luis Sabater takes ukemi for Sensei´s iriminage. :: © Javier Domínguez Sensei watches students during class. :: © Javier Domínguez Making little adjustments after demonstrating technique. :: © Javier Domínguez Resting after class with Harvey Konigsberg and Susie Low-Beer. Once again, Sensei was back challenging us with a very dynamic class. :: © Javier Domínguez