Aikido Founder Morihei Ueshiba (O-Sensei)

bokken on stand

Calligraphy by Master Ujita

Dojo announcements

Combined class + video party

    We will have a combined class from 6 to 7:15 pm Monday Feb. 8th (Family Day), followed by Aikido video party in the dojo.

Seminar with Ishiyama Sensei

There will be a seminar with Ishiyama Sensei at Vancouver West Aikikai in the gym Saturday, April 9th, 1pm to 5pm.

More details will be posted soon.

Curious about Aikido?

Come and try 6 classes for $50 - Jan. 18 to 31, 2016. Mon. and Wed. 6-7:15 pm and Sun. 7:00-8:00 pm.

Free introductory class for new beginners

is on the last Monday of each month (except holidays) at 6:00pm.

Upcoming Aikido Seminars
Date Instructor Host Location
February 20th Ishiyama Shihan Vancouver Mind-Body Centre Vancouver
March 12th Ishiyama Shihan Victoria Aikikai Victoria
April 9th Ishiyama Shihan Vancouver West Aikikai (Jericho Hill Centre Gym) Vancouver
March 19th and 20th Kenji Yoshimi Sensei Okanagan Aikikai Kelowna, BC
May 7th and 8th Groot and Kempling Senseis Mountain Coast Aikikai Vancouver
Click on the date for more details about a seminar.

Chief Instructor and Dojo-cho
(Chief Executive Director):
Ishu Ishiyama Shihan, 7th dan


Honourary Dojo-cho:
Y. Kawahara Shihan, 8th dan

Vancouver West Aikikai is affiliated with the Aikikai Foundation (Aikido World Headquarters, Tokyo, Japan), Canadian Aikido Federation, & British Columbia Aikido Federation. Vancouver West Aikikai is a not for profit organization.