Japanese Budo spreads in the world
Let's enjoy training!
We welcome beginners
and visitors irrespective of your age or your sex. With enjoyable AIKIDO
training, let’s build-up mentally and physically and communicate with friends,
AIKIDO is a
Japanese traditional martial art, founded by Morihei Ueshiba. Its movement is very natural
seems like stream of the air. Irrespective of your age or your gender, you can
learn AIKIDO reasonably and easily according to individual ability and physicalstrength. Invigoration after training is also exceptional.(The first half of 2 hors is for beginners' class and second half is for
experienced people to improve their techniques.)
AIKIDO is now spreading among countries in the world, and a population of
AIKIDO is said to be about 1,500,000 people, and is performed briskly in almost
all the cities in the world. Moreover, a large number of the related groups of
this club are in various places.
The Yokohama International Aikido Club was inaugurated in 1997 and now we are about 50 members including many
female members. An age group is 7 years old - 55 years old. The Tahiti
Aikido summer seminar in September 2002 and the Saipan training camp in
April, 2003, were carried out and many training camps, seminars and joint
trainings will be planed inside and outside of Japan.
Let’s practice mentally and physically through training of AIKIDO bring
out your potential ability. Have a life not only wealthy but also full of
dreams and impression!
We have 2 dojo in Yokohama.◆
KISHINE dojo (Kanagawa Pref. Budo Hall)
from Oct/1/2022 to Dec/31/2023 closed for renovation.
Yokohama subway blue-line "KISHINE-KOEN" station (Exit "1" & 3 minutes on foot)
・Every Sunday 18:30-20:30
First half: for the beginner's class / Latter half: for the senior class (The beginner can also participate).
・Every Thursday 18:30-20:30（Free lesson mix the beginner & senior）
sometimes, to change to Wednesday etc. (*1)
NITTA dojo (NITTA district center)
Yokohama Subway blue-line "NIPPA" station (from the exit to the north straight about 7 minutes on foot)
・Every Monday 19:00-20:30(2nd Monday and the holiday are closed)
・Saturday (*1) 18:30-20:30(Occasional closed on Saturday)
Practice with Ikeda 5th Dan. (Sometimes Mimuro SENSEI teaches)
KANNAI dojo (YOKOHAMA Budo Hall)
JR Negishi-line "KANNAI" station (Exit to the south, about 9 minutes on foot)
・sometimes on Wed/Thu/Sun start at 18:00 or 20:00(*1)
Aikido Karuizawa Dojo
Karuizawa Kazakoshi-park general gymnasium
・Every Monday start at around 17:00, Every Saturday start at around 10:00 while 1hour-half.
UWC ISAK Japan Karuizawa Dojo
Karuizawa Kazakoshi-park general gymnasium
・sometimes on Mon/Tue (*1) start at around 17:00 while 1hour-half.
(*1)Please confirm the latest schedule of each dojo by the calendar.
We make the training in adult children jointly.
Children up to about elementary school lower grades (6-7 yrs.), there is a risk of accident in the careless behavior when not looking.
So, we'd like to the parent's monitoring and indication role (can be from seat).
・Admission fee: 2,000 yen(If you want to join us in the family, entrance fee is only for 1 person.)
・Monthly fee: 3,000 yen (Student: 2,000 yen) ／ for our any dojo.
・The visitor and the experience practice: 500 yen/once (The admission fee is free)
(It is good in clothes such as sportswears. Please take a rest freely privately.)
・Observe: free of charge (no eating during observation, please)
||The biannual examination (about May-June, December-November). Check with the calender.
The basis of the promotion is
regulations of "Aikikai Foundation headquarters dojo".
It is guided that the 1st dan grade can be acquired about three years from the beginner only by the practice in our club.
||"Aikikai Foundation"Headquarters dojo
Masatoshi Yasuno SENSEI (8th Dan)
・Aikido 7th Dan ( 2014/1/12 "Aikikai Foundation" No.651 )
・Representative of Yokohama International Aikido Club.
・Technical Director of the Lancashire Aikikai, and the Aikikai Aikido London dojo in Wimbledon.
・Kanagawa Prefecture Aikido federation member of councilor
・1954 Date of Birth.
・1973 first met Seigo Yamaguchi SHIHAN (late) of AIKIKAI Foundation HQ, at Meiji University Ikuta Aikido Club.
・1973-1996 Taught by Seigo Yamaguchi SHIHAN at various places and dojos.
・1991-1993 Worked in Tahiti (French Polynesia) and taught aikido whilst there.
・1996-2016 Coach of Meiji University Ikuta Aikido Club.
・1997 established the Yokohama International Aikido Club.
・2008 Began teaching aikido full-time in Japan and overseas.
・2014-2016 Moved to the Netherlands and taught aikido in the Netherlands, Germany and the UK.
・2017- is currently teaching Aikido and Kenjutsu as part of the extracurricular activity program of UWC ISAK JAPAN, an international boarding high school in Karuizawa.
Yokohama International Aikido Club