We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your contribution is tax-deductible.
- We are currently open for limited classes with COVID-19 precautions. We are holding a mix of inside, outside, and Zoom classes.
- The class schedule is subject to change on short notice. For the most current schedule, please consult our Zen Planner calendar.
- New and prospective members: due to the peculiar challenges of aikido training during COVID-19, we request that you contact us prior to your first visit to the dojo, so that we can review safety protocols and address any questions you may have.
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.