The techniques of Aikido are intended for us to realize our potential as powerful, compassionate, self-aware human beings.
— Mary Heiny Sensei
How to begin: Anyone considering starting training is welcome to come and observe class at any time. Currently there is a beginners series (10/4 -11/8, 2017) Mondays and Wednesdays at 5:30 until 6:30. You are also welcome to join during our other scheduled times of practice.
We look forward to instructing your child in this fun, challenging, martial art. Aikido is a Japanese martial art that was founded by Morihei Ueshiba Sensei. Aikido is different from many other martial arts in that it seeks nonviolent resolution to conflict situations. We aim...
Middlebury College Students can join the adult classes at a reduced fee by being part of the Middlebury College Aikido Club. The Club often invites visiting instructors for special workshops and seminars.
To injure an opponent is to injure yourself. To control aggression without inflicting injury is the Art of Peace.
— Morehei Ueshiba, Founder of Aikido
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we will have no scheduled programming until further notice. Contact us for informal training opportunities.
Monday (& Thursday) classes beginning 8/26/2019
Beginning on Monday, August 26, 2019, we’ll be adding a class on Monday evenings 5:30-6:30 in addition to our previous Thursday class-times. Monthly dues cover all classes, so there is no additional fee. As always, check our calender for the precise schedule including any holiday or weather cancellations. As of…