"The purpose of training is to tighten up the slack, toughen the body, and polish the spirit."

Morihei Ueshiba, O'Sensei


  • Drop-ins are welcome and there is no mat fee for visitors. However, all continuing students must sign up for classes through the Experimental Collage and/or Davis Arts Center. Please see the Location/Rates for more information.
  • Aikido classes taught through the Experimental College and are open to all. You do not have to be affiliated with UCD to attend.
  • Children's classes are open to kids 6-17. Exceptions are made to the age limit.
  • Weapons classes require permission of the instructor.
  • Weapons classes use wooden sword (bokken) and wooden staff (jyo). Advanced students study Iaido.