What is aikido?
Aikido is a Japanese martial art which originated in the 1920s which uses an attacker's own force and momentum against themselves.
Shodokan aikido was developed by Professor Kenji Tomiki with the hope of using aikido to promote life-long physical education worldwide.
More questions? See our Aikido FAQ.
Find a Shodokan dojo near you
Shodokan aikido is practised the world over - locate an officially affiliated dojo near you on our list of international dojos.
If you're going to be in Japan, why not visit Shodokan Honbu (headquarters)? We're located in the heart of Osaka. Please contact us for more information.
Oct 850th Anniversary Celebrations!
Nov 12The 48th All Japan Student Aikido Competition
Nov 23The 37th Kansai Student Aikido Competition
- Sun 09:30
Dec 3 09:30The 42nd Kansai Aikido Competition
Dec 232017 Youth Competition
- Sun 09:00
Dec 24 09:00Student’s Examination
- Sun 13:00
Dec 24 13:00General Member Examinations