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DOJO DIRECTORY
EUROPE -
GREAT BRITAIN

Broadland Aikido Club
Institute of Aikido
Bungay High School, Queens Road
Bungay

Frank Burlingham, 4th Dan
Sunday19:00 - 21:00
Tuesday 20:00 - 22:00

Chris Metcalfe
Phone :01502 539679

Affiliation: Institute of Aikido

  

Broadland Aikido Club
Institute of Aikido
Satori Martial Arts Centre
St. Peters Street
Lowestoft

Frank Burlingham, 4th Dan

Thursdays 20:00 - 22:00

For Information:
Chris Metcalfe
Phone :01502 539679

Affiliation: Institute of Aikido

 

Bristol University Aikido Club
Centre for Sport Exercise and Health
Tyndall Avenue - Clifton
Bristol UK

Class Schedule:
Wednesdays: 19:30
Fridays: 20:00
Some small daytime classes - please call for information

For Information:
Simon Watkins
9394967
swatkins@blueyonder.co.uk

 

 

Templegate Dojo
Herbert House, Lower Station Approach
Temple Meads,
Bristol, UK
BS1 6QS

Class Schedule:
Monday
c12:45 - 14:15 - Beginner Class
19:30 - 21:30 - 1st/2nd Kyu
19:30 - 21:30 - 4th Kyu
19:30 - 21:30 - 5th Kyu

Tuesday
19:30 - 21:30 - Shodan/Nidan
19:30 - 21:30 - 4th Kyu
19:30 - 21:30 - Beginners

Wednesday
7:00 - 8:30 - Must be prebooked
19:30 - 21:30 - Open, all levels

Thursday
19:30 - 21:30 - Shodan / 1st Kyu
19:30 - 21:30 - 4th Kyu

Friday
7:00 - 8:30 - Must be prebooked
19:00 - 20:30 - Weapons, all levels
19:00 - 20:30 - Weapons, Beginners

Saturday
10:30 - 12:00 - Kid's Class ages 8 - 10
Junior Aikido Club *
10:30 - 12:00 Beginners (Parents and other adults)
10:30 - 12:00 - Teenager's Class ages 11 - 16
Junior Aikido Club *
9:30 - 10:30 Tot's Class ages 4 - 7 Junior Aikido Club *

For Information:
Michael Narey
+44 (0)117 9507064
michael@templegatedojo.org.uk

Affiliation:
National Aikido Federation,
member of the British Aikido Board

 

Core Aikido
Little Chalfont Centre Sports Hall
Dr. Challoner's High School
Coke's Lane
Little Chalfont
Buckinghamshire

Class Schedule:
Mondays and Fridays - 7:00 - 8:30 PM

For Information:
Gadi Shorr, 5th Dan
 01923-896292 or 07816-988685
gadi@aikido.uk.net

Affiliation: Independent
Core Aikido Association

   

Art of Fitness Dojo
Britannia House
2 Lonsdale Street, Anlaby Road,
East Yorkshire, United Kingdom
HU3 6PA

Class Schedule:
Tuesdays - 7:30 - 9:00 PM

For Information:
Mark Bennett
George McMaster
01482 503020
gemcmaster135@hotmail.com

Affiliated to: United Martial Arts and World Budokai

   

 Ellis School of Traditional Aikido
Coopers Hill Community Centre 
(John Bell Annexe),
Crowthorne Road 
Off - Old Bracknell Lane East
Bracknell, Berkshire
England

Class Schedule:
Adults and Juniors
Every Monday and Friday
Juniors- 6:30 - 8:00 
Seniors- 08:00 - 09:00

For Information:
Henry Ellis
henry.ellis794@ntlworld.co.uk
 

     

Milton Keynes Aikido Club
Great Britain

Fridays: 8:00 - 10:00 PM at
Kingston Gymnastics Centre, 
Winchester Circle, Kingston, 
Milton Keynes,
Buckinghamshire MK10 0BA

Mondays: 8:00 - 10:00 PM
(usually changes to Wednesday in 1st week of the
month) at
Wavendon Community Centre, Walton Road, 
Wavendon Village, Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire

For Information:
Marianne Crisp

(44) 1908 - 542818
miltonkeynesaikido@yahoo.co.uk 
or
aikidomiltonkeynes@yahoo.co.uk

 

  

Taidokan
19 Thames Avenue
Grovehill, Hemel Hempstead
Hertfordshire
HP2 6EE

Schedule:
 Mondays & Fridays 19:00 - 21:00
in Watford
Tuesdays & Thursdays 18:15 - 20:30 in Hatfield

For Information: 
James Hall
Phone: 01442 258068
James@aikidoyoshinkan.co.uk

Affiliation: BFAY 
(British Fellowship of Aikido Yoshinkan)

  

Aikido in Hertfordshire
John Henry Newman Leisure Centre
Hitchin Road, Stevenage
Hertfordshire, England

Class Schedule:
 Wednesdays - 8.00 PM

For Information:
David Sturt-Hammond, 2nd Dan
Phillip Figg, 2nd Dan
+44 (0)7733 264 489
club@aikido-hertfordshire.co.uk

Affiliation:
Iwama Ryu GB

  
  
St. Albans Ki Aikido Club
Tyttenhanger Green
Tyttenhanger
ST ALBANS
Hertfordshire
AL4 0RN (UK)

Class Schedule:
Sundays 4:00 - 6:00PM

For Information:
Vince Picton
07810 836 618
vince@stalbansaikido.co.uk

Affiliation: Ki Federation of Great Britain
  

The HUT
"Birthplace of Aikido in the UK"
Old Orchard Drive
 Hillingdon, Middlesex 
UB8 3DS (UK)

H. W. Foster, 7th Dan

Beginners:  Mon.  8:15 - 9:45PM
Bokken/Jo: Mon.  7:00 - 8.15PM
Intermediate: Tues. 8:00 - 9.30PM
Advanced classes: Thurs. 8:00 - 9.30AM
and Sun. 10:30AM - 12:00PM

For Information:
Brian Davies
01895 435440

 Affiliation: Institute of Aikido

  

Goshinaikikwai Aikido Club
Bridge Court Resource Centre
Brent Way, Dartford
Kent -UK

Class Schedule:
Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 PM

Dudley Osborne, 1st Dan
Dave Freed, 2nd Dan
Jeff Cox 3rd Dan

For Information:
Dudley Osborne
01959 522 011
info@goaikido.co.uk

Affiliation: British Aikido Association

  

 Kyu Shin Kan
Secular Hall Dojo
75 Humberstone Gate
Leicester
LE1 1WB
England - U.K.

Class Schedule:
Wednesdays:  7:30 9:30 PM
Fridays:  8:00 10:00 PM

For Information:
Jas Kundra
(+44) 0116 2704344
Jas@kyushinkan.com

Affiliation:
United Kingdom Aikikai
(UKA)

 

 Seishinkan Dojo
Harmood Centre
Ferdinand Street, Chalk Farm
London, England

For Information:
Paul Stephens, Eva Staffer
+44 (2084521493)
paul.eva@virgin.net

Affiliation:
International Yoshinkan Aikido Federation

 

Midsomer Norton Aikido Club
THE SOMER CENTRE
Gullicks Tyning
Midsomer Norton.
Nr Bath. UK


For Information:
Andrew Hinge
01761 411875
a.hinge@virgin.net
 

  

St. Andrews Aikido Yoshinkan Dojo
St. Andrews Church Hall
Finchley Road
(corner of Frognal Lane)
North London, NW3

Class Schedule:
Tues, Wed, and Fri - 7:00 - 8:30 PM

For Information:
Nitsan Lehavi, 2nd Dan
07980-301450
nitsan@aikido.uk.net

Affiliation: Independent
Core Aikido Association

 

 Aikido with Ki
Selby Drax Power Station Sports and Social Club
Drax near Selby
North Yorkshire, England

Class schedule:
Mondays 8:30 to 10:30 PM
Wednesdays 7:15 to 9:15 PM

For Information:
Keith Jackson
01757 706018
Kiotij@hotmail.com 

Affiliation: British Ki Aikido

    

White Oak Aikido Club
YMCA
Parkside Road 
Reading, Berkshire
UK

Class Schedule:
Sunday 16:30 - 18:30

Reading University Aikido Club location:
Class Schedule:
Monday 19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday 19:00 - 20:30
Friday 20:00 - 22:00

For information:
Simon Thackeray, 4th Dan
xab95@dial.pipex.com

Affiliation: Institute of Aikido

 

  Reading Zenshin Aikido Club
Palmer Park Sports Stadium
Wokingham Rd
Reading RG6 1LF

Class Schedule:
Thursdays - 8:00 - 9.30 PM

For Information:
John Garmston 2nd Dan
 sensei.john@aikido-reading.co.uk
0118 962 1740
Peter Hagger, 2nd Dan
sensei.peter@aikido-reading.co.uk
0118 988 3878

Affiliation:
Iwama Ryu GB

   

Zanshin Ryu Aikido
South Ruislip Community Centre
Deane Park
Long Drive
South Ruislip, Middlesex
HA4 0HS

Class Schedule:
Tuesdays:
 8.30 - 10.30 PM

For Information:
Don Deacy
02085822812
don_deacy@blueyonder.co.uk

Affiliation: British Aikido Union

 

Mid Sussex Martial Arts School
Dai Nippon Butoku Kai of Mid Sussex
Scaynes Hill
West Sussex, England
RH17 7NP

Class Schedule:
Monday - Karate (Adults Only) 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Tuesday - Judo (Adults Only) 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Iaido (Adults Only) 8:30 - 10:00
Wednesday - Judo (Junior Intermediate & Advanced) 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Karate (Adults Only) 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Thursday - Judo (Junior Novice to Intermediate) 7:00 - 8:30 PM
AIKIDO (Adults Only) 8:30 - 10:30 PM
Friday - Karate (Adults Only) 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Sunday - Iaido (Adults Only) 9:00 - 10:00 AM
AIKIDO (Adults Only) 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

For Information:
Roger Payne
01825 791179
roger@msmas.org

Affiliation:
Dai Nippon Butoku Kai (International Division)

 

Tenshinkan School
of Traditional Aikido
Saint James Church Hall
Clifton Street off Pool Stock Lane
(Outside of Liverpool)
Wigan

Leslie Ronald Baker
Phone: 0151 284 5940
leslie@beverley55.freeserve.co.uk

Bryan Campbell
Phone: 01942 208436

bryanpam@mirelle20.freeserve.co.uk

Affiliation: Amateur Judo Association of G.B.

  

Shun Poo Kan Aikido
Westfield Junior School
Wombourne, Staffordshire
UK

Class Schedule:
Monday 19:30 - 21:15
Wednesday 19:30 - 21-15
Friday 19:30 - 21:15
Sunday 10:30 - 12:15


For information:
Brian Burrows
Phone: 01902 897854
Mobile:  07973 923177
brianburrows@shunpookan-aikido.co.uk

Affiliation: British Aikido Board

  
 



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1978 C. Matrasko

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