1. As we are a Club or Study
we have no fee's. We do accept donations to help keep the lights
and a/c on and provide
for materials to repair the dojo when Necessary.
2. If you are financially
unable to donate money, you can still donate your labor to
clean the school, and pitch in when there are maintenance
projects to be done.
3. Membership in the ATAA is not
Mandatory but is recommended it is only $25 a year.
No other hidden costs, or
requirements. We are only interested in the advancement of
this Martial Art.
Fitting clean Clothes with no distracting or offensive
pictures or words.
- Hakama is
optional for Dan Grades.
Jewelry, and metal do-dads need to be removed prior to
getting on the mat.
long hair should be Braided or in a ponytail secured at
both ends with fabric rubber bands not hard plastic, or metal
Aikido movement and exercises for beginners.
and the application of techniques.
for balance in movement.
(from time to time), on Aikido, Budo, Bushido philosophy,
proper conduct, history, disciplines, concentration, etc.
and immersion into more advanced Aikido techniques from
different modes of attack such as kicking, punching, etc.
(wooden sword attack) and Jo (wooden staff attack)
exercises and techniques, to promote the application of
Aikido techniques and movements through the use of
weapons. Tanto (knife attack) techniques, which are very
similar to empty-handed techniques.
relaxation, mind and body coordination.
from time to time, for various levels of Aikido rank (ATAA