Aikido Takayama is a non-profit dojo under the direction of Birankai International (founded by T.K. Chiba, Shihan). We offer classes to children ages 8-16 and adults of all ages. Both aikido weapons and body arts are taught, as well as Muso Shinden Ryu Iaido (to approved students).
Charles Aarons, Technical Director, 5th dan, shidoin; Norine Longmire, Chief Instructor 4th dan, fuku shidoin; Mark Goudsblom 2nd Dan Assitant Instructor at Aikido Takayama lead 2 children/youth classes a week and up to 6 adult classes.
Please see http://www.aikidotakayama.com/www.aikidotakayama.com/About_Aikido.html and http://birankai.org/mission.php for more information. We look forward to seeing you on the mats!