Welcome to our Dojo!
Elisabeth Menning Sensei We are fortunate to train with instructors closely associated to the origins of Aikido. Our Chief Instructor, Elisabeth Menning started her training as Uchideshi (traditional live-in student) to Fumio Toyoda Shihan. Fumio Toyoda Shihan training included Uchideshi with the late Aikido Doshu, Kisshomaru Ueshiba son of Morihei Ueshiba founder of Aikido. Our Kyu certifications are recognized by Hombu Dojo in Japan.
Benefits of Aikido
- Improved health, stamina & endurance
- Stress reduction & greater sense of calmness
- Improved balance & flexibility - weight Loss
- Better self-discipline
- Develop gracefulness and agility that can carry over into other sports and activities