Uehara Mina Sensei will introduce us to the traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony. This presentation will be via ZOOM webinar. Login details to be posted soon.
Join us for training in mindfulness, Aikido, meditation, and joy with renowned international teacher Miles Kessler. Miles Sensei will build on his body of work and focus this seminar on "Stillness and Movement" in Aikido. As a dual lineage holder in the traditions of Aikido and Mahasi meditation, Miles Sensei builds on his knowledge of […]
2nd Annual Nishio Aikido Keikokai Northern Virginia Seminar with Senseis Takao Arisue and Kazuya Nakamichi Shihan
Online Panel Discussion Virginia Aikido Past, Present, and Future Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020 (10A-Noon) A day for practitioners of Aikido to come together and experience the diversity of Virginia’s Aikido Resources – which are all part of O-Sensei’s legacy. Invited Instructors Gordon Sakamoto Shihan, 7th Dan, Northern VA Aikikai (USAF) Aviv Goldsmith, 6th […]
Join us for the annual local celebration of International Aiki Peace Week! This year's event will be online via Zoom. Starting at 10:30 AM we will have two activities for kids then the program will progress for general audiences and culminate with the World Peace Flag Ceremony. Click here for event flyer with schedule and […]
Join us for online Aikido training in Aiki Weapons and learn from O-Sensei's teachings via Wolfgang Sensei. Our annual Holiday Seminar includes Aikido training and blackbelt tests. This year it is ONLINE via Zoom. Class is at 11AM Eastern Time. Click to register online
Candidates for Aikido blackbelts will demonstrate their skills and knowledge. 9:30AM - Outdoors two of our Senior Students will be tested for Nidan (second degree blackbelt) 12:30PM - One of our Uchideshi will be tested for Shodan (first degree blackbelt) This will be broadcast on Zoom. Click to login and observe.
Join us on Saturday March 6 to support our neighborhood by cleaning litter from the Hickory Ridge roadside. Invite your friends.
In July 2017, JeanMarie left Fredericksburg to hike the Appalachian Trail. Since then, she has hiked over 12,000 miles on eleven long distance trails including seven of the eleven National Scenic Trails. In this light-hearted presentation via Zoom, she will share with us her motivations, challenges, insights, and future objectives. Your donations will support Aikido […]
Teachers and advanced students of Aikido will lead a demonstration of Aikido, the traditional yet non-violent Japanese martial art.