December 5
Dan Testing
Washington, DC

December 12
Kyu Testing
Baltimore Aikido


Baltimore Aikido is a school dedicated to the practice of aikido, a Japanese martial art that fosters the individual's ability to harmonize with his or her environment. The dojo is headed by Charlie Page sensei, 7th dan, and Chuck Weber sensei, 7th dan. Baltimore Aikido is a member dojo of the Aikido Schools of Ueshiba (ASU), under the leadership of Mitsugi Saotome shihan, long-time student of the founder of aikido, Morihei Ueshiba (“O-Sensei”). Aikido Schools of Ueshiba is a worldwide organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. Visitors and prospective members are always welcome. Please feel free to contact us for more information or stop by the dojo for a visit. If you are new to aikido, you may also wish to see our notes for beginners.

Congratulations to Charlie Page Sensei and Chuck Weber Sensei on Promotion to 7th Dan!

The promotions of our two senior instructors were announced in the 2015 Kagami Biraki Grading by Hombu dojo on January 11, 2015.

New Classes for 2015

  • Jonathan Klopp sensei is now teaching Eizan-ryu jujitsu on Fridays at 7:00 p.m.
  • Emery Kim sensei is now teaching aikido ki development on Sundays at 8:00 a.m.
  • Matt Rice sensei is now teaching aikido weapons basics on Sundays at 9:00 a.m.

See our complete class schedule for a listing of all training opportunites at the dojo.