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Claire Keller seminar at Aikido of Amherst

    Aikido of Amherst 7 Pomeroy Lane, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002 April 29 – April 30 Apr 29 at 1 PM to Apr 30 at 4 PM Claire Keller sensei, 6th dan, USAF Shidoin and head instructor at Brooklyn AIkido will be teaching at Akido of Amherst. Keller sensei focuses on proper body movement and correct execution …

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Can Kids Do Aikido?

“Children can definitely do Aikido. It is a martial art that allows children to learn many skills that will benefit them in today’s world. Learning how to listen, follow direction, work and be compassionate toward others, are just a few of the skills they learn while doing Aikido. The physical aspect cannot be denied either. …

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Can Women Do Aikido?

Bushwick Dojo - Claire Demo

Yes, absolutely woman can do aikido! Woman are warmly welcomed and urged to practice aikido! It is a fantastic martial art for women because the aim is not to “muscle” your way through the techniques but rather use balance, your center (ki), timing, and precision to throw/pin your opponent. More and more women have found …

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Westchester Aikido Seminar

Bushwick Dojo - Westchester

Aikido of Westchester is a dojo that serves camaraderie by the bowlful. Expressing their unique take on meaning of Aiki, this past May, AoW hosted Claire Sensei for a one day seminar. Thirty-five of our fellow aikidoka ranging from beginners to advanced practitioners trained with sensei Claire on a beautiful spring Saturday. And after the …

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Can People Over 40 Do Aikido?

“Yes, most certainly people over 40 can do aikido! Aikido is available for all people, young and old, who have a desire to learn. Through regular practice, you will find your body will become more flexible, balanced and adept, and you will find enjoyment at whatever age you may be. The pace of your training …

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