The Yoshinkan style of aikido is a dynamic system of throwing, joint-locking, striking, and pinning techniques. At its core, aikido is a self-defense martial art used by many law enforcement agencies around the world as an effective way to neutralize aggression safely. At the start , learning a martial art can be intimidating. However, Aikido is taught in a way that makes learning fun and engaging. Wear pants and long sleeves, come 15 min early, introduce yourself, and then remove your shoes and socks to prepare for class.
Instructor: Shihan Chambers (6th Dan) & Rafael Duran (2nd Dan)
To register online click the class you are interested in. You can also register by calling 913-322-5550, or in person at the Merriam Community Center (6040 Slater Street). Cancellation Hotline: 913-322-5591. Refund policy.