Aikido is an art of self-defense in the truest sense.
Experienced martial artists recognize that despite any amount of training and
expertise, in any given confrontation, the outcome is never guaranteed.
A true self-defense art understands that awareness and avoidance is the
When a conflict cannot be avoided, an art that relies
on strength and speed will reward the strongest and fastest. Aikido realizes that
no one can depend on always having superior strength and speed. Instead, Aikido techniques
focus on channeling aggression
The techniques we teach are those traditionally handed
down from the Aikido Association of America and the Aikido Headquarters in Japan.
Aikido does NOT include competition, sparring, grappling or street-fighting.