Dojo closed Friday through Sunday, October 13-15

As a reminder, the dojo will be closed starting Friday 2:30pm through Sunday 2:30pm. Apologies for all that are inconvenienced, our mats are being used at the Jan Nevelius Shihan seminar at Seattle Central College Friday through Sunday. Classes will resume as usual on Monday. Thank you for your cooperation and support. – John

Register for Summer Camp fun!

Evan Bucy, Chief Kids/Teens Instructor, is offering a 5-day Budo skills summer intensive.  Participants will learn practical strategies to foresee, assess, and protect themselves before situations develop.  Daily activities include ukemi, waza, aiki body exercises, lots of group and partner work, and community building.  Introduction to weapons training – wooden staff, wooden sword, and wooden fan techniques and kata – teach focus, sustained concentration, confidence, and centering, all aspects that augment total Aikido body skills.  Students may expect to have serious fun.

The camp runs August 21 – 25, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm each day. Cost is $300.

Basic requirements: SSA students who are 8 years and up + yellow belt and up. Other SSA and non-SSA students by permission – ask Evan directly.

Register here!

Kids Summer Camp! August 21 – 25!

Bokken and Sword

Save the date! Evan’s offering a weapons day camp: Mon 8/21 – Fri 8/25, 9am-3pm, $300/student. Staff technique in the mornings & sword in the afternoons. Who: SSA students who are 8yo & up + yellow belt & up. Other SSA students by permission – ask Evan directly. Great intensive for teens to build on their kata from past summer camps.