John Stevens at Many Rivers Books – 09-26-2018

John Stevens Shihan recently taught a series of classes in the Bay Area, and on Wednesday, September 26th 2018, he gave a talk at Many Rivers Books in Sebastopol, CA.  Many Rivers graciously allowed us to make the recording available on our website.  Sensei Stevens talked about his writing,...

Classical Aikido International Seminar – September 23 & 24, 2017

Several schools will be hosting Sensei John Stevens for this seminar.  Please note dates and Times below: September 23, Saturday Bay Marin Aikido 1345 Via Sessi San Rafael, CA 94901 Training (general) 10:00AM-12:00PM Lunch Break 12:00PM-1:00PM Training (Classical Aikido members) 1:00PM – 4:00PM technical requirements, filming , discussion regarding...

Please donate to support Medical Expenses for Stanley Pranin

Stanley Pranin has worked tirelessly to educate and inform Aikido practitioners on the vibrancy and lineage of our art.  He is now in need of the Aikido community to gather round and help him.  Please consider donating to Sensei Pranin’s medical expenses here: https://www.gofundme.com/stanley-pranin No amount is too big...

Michelle Pereira article by Paul Rest

Michelle Pereira is a student at Aikido of Petaluma and has done work with the Ronald McDonald House to create a fabric wall for the facility. The project involved doubling the size of the existing house and brought together 48 interior design firms who donated their products and services. The...

Western Aikido Association 2014 Fall Seminar Info

Western Aikido Association will be having their annual fall seminar the weekend of October 18th and 19th.  Senseis Robert Frager, Jack Wada, Bob Noha, Steve Gengo and Scott Berg will be teaching classes. For more information please see the attached flier. WAA_fall_seminar-2014

First outdoor training of the year!

Normally we have weapons training on the last Saturday of each month, but to prepare for the Nadeau seminar we postponed January’s weapons training till Feb 5th.  And what a beautiful day it was for our first outdoor training of the year.  The sun was out and the temperature...