Vocabulary of Aikido

Memorizing words isn’t stressed in our training, but knowing key vocabulary terms is certainly helpful in speeding up your learning!…

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Minimalism in Martial Arts

Our martial arts focus here at Arundel Aikikai is the Japanese martial art of Aikido. Aikido is a martial art…

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Welcome to Aikido

Onegaishimasu! Good greetings, and welcome to martial arts with Arundel Aikikai! Our humble instruction and kind approach set us apart from…

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Aikido Mechanics

All Aikido techniques and movements are based on the idea of harmony. Aikido emphasizes blending with an attacker by moving…

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Morihei Ueshiba, O’Sensei

Aikido was developed by Morihei Ueshiba (1883-1969), known to Aikido students as O Sensei (Great Teacher).As a young man, he…

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Capital Aikikai

Our dojo is a member of the Capital Aikikai. To say I’ve enjoyed training and learning with them would be a…

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