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Training For Life

Aikido – self defense training through martial ways.

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CLASS SCHEDULE

Tu & Th – Adult class 12:30-1:30 p
Tu & Th – Adult class  7:00-8:30 p
Wed – Children’s class  7:00-8:00 p
Wed – Warrior-Yoga  8:00-9:00 p
Fri  – Open Mat  
 6:30-8:00 p
Sat – Warrior-Yoga  10:30-11:00a
Sat – Weapons
12:00-1:30 p

 (410) 420-3408

Welcome to Aiki Budo Life

Aikido develops an energy we all have, “ki.” Using our ki in harmony with an opposing energy magnifies the speed and effectiveness of the applied defense.  

 We teach the use of Aiki (harmonizing energies) in self defense and in everyday life.  Continue reading then schedule a Dojo tour to learn more.

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Aiki Martial Arts Institute is the premier authorized mainline Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu dojo in Maryland.

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Aikibudo Training Programs

Self Defense

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Aikido is an effective self defense martial art for all ages and stages of life. We teach you how to defend against a variety of attacks without the need for kicking and punching.  Aikido is a form of Budo – a Japanese “martial way” and a very efficient method of self-defense.

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Physical Fitness

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Aikido and its many benefits are best understood by knowledge of it as a traditional Japanese martial art.  It denotes a path of understanding and a way of life.  Aikido is also recognized as an excellent training for your mental state and physical conditioning.  

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Self Control

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Aikido today has become known in psychological and business circles as a highly useful metaphor in devising conflict resolution strategies. People everywhere are using Aikido philosophy to improve their sense of security as well as the overall quality of their lives.

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MEET OUR INSTRUCTORS

EXPERT BUDO INSTRUCTORS

Our team of Aikido instructors have all trained with Goss Sensei through the Black Belt level. 

Each of them bring their own unique interpretation and dedication to the curriculum.   

Details about individual instructors can be found below.

JOHN GOSS
JOHN GOSS7th Dan
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Ted Howell
Ted Howell5th Dan
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David R. Lewis
David R. Lewis3rd Dan
David Lewis, Engineer
Third Degree, Korindo Aikido
First Degree Daitō-ryū Aiki-jūjutsu
Certified Fitness Instructor
CPR Certified 2017
Tom Davis
Tom Davis3rd Dan
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Katy Behken
Katy Behken2nd Dan
Cosmetologist
Second Degree (Ni Dan) Korindo Aikido
15 years of Martial Arts training
Bill Klump
Bill Klump1st Dan
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Andrew Mason
Andrew Mason1st Dan
Andrew Mason

Arborist / Landscape Construction
First Degree (Sho Dan) Korindo Aikido
7 years of Martial Arts training

Matt Wilson
Matt Wilson1st Dan
Matt Wilson
Registered Nurse
First Degree (Sho Dan) Korindo Aikido
7 years of Martial Arts training

Schedule a Tour

We invite you to Visit the Akido Martial Arts Institute dojo.

Tour our practice area and cross-cultural  Japanese folk art decoration with traditional rice straw crafts and artifacts.

We offer a COMPLIMENTARY AIKIDO ORIENTATION  to first-time guests.