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
Aikido Spring Symposium (mark your calendars)
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…