The techniques of Aikido are intended for us to realize our potential as powerful, compassionate, self-aware human beings.
— Mary Heiny Sensei
To injure an opponent is to injure yourself. To control aggression without inflicting injury is the Art of Peace.
— Morehei Ueshiba, Founder of Aikido
Hello Blue Heron Aikidoka, Big News. During the third week of April 2007 Middlebury College will be hosting a Symposium entitled, “Pursuing Knowledge Without Boundaries: The Liberal Arts and the Martial Art of Aikido.” Professor Donald Levine of the University of Chicago, 4rth dan and Kimberly Richardson,5th dan, Chief Instructor…