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Thanksgiving Seminar with Mitsugi Saotome Shihan on November 25-27

Chicago Aikikai is very proud and excited to host Mitsugi Saotome Shihan for our annual Thanksgiving seminar at our dojo on November 25-27. Classes will be at the usual seminar times (Friday 6:30-8:30pm, Saturday 10-12pm and 3-5pm, and Sunday 10-12pm). You can attend the entire seminar for $150 if you register online before November 18th or $170 at the door. Individual classes are $50 each. We hope you can join us for this excellent opportunity to train with Saotome Shihan! You can register online here, and you can download the flyer here. Hope to see you on the mat!

Registration for Labor Day Seminar with Ikeda Shihan Is Open!

Chicago Aikikai is very proud to host Hiroshi Ikeda Shihan for a seminar over the Labor Day weekend at our dojo on September 2-4, 2016. The first class will be held on Friday evening from 6:30-8:30pm. There will be 2 classes on Saturday from 10am-12pm and then from 3-5pm followed by a pizza party, and there will be one more class on Sunday morning from 10am-12pm. The cost for the entire weekend is only $140 if you register before August 26th, but will be $170 at the door. Register early for this great opportunity to work with a great teacher. A flyer you can distribute is available here. Hope to see you on the mat!

Class Tonight

​To anyone planning to attend class tonight, please be advised that traffic estimates have your instructor arriving to teach at 6:40pm.  Many apologies, but the weather has made traffic horrible. Brad will be there as soon as possible.

Class Schedule

  • EVENING AIKIDO:
    Monday through Thursday from 6:15-7:30pm
  • WEEKEND AIKIDO:
    Saturday 10am-11:30am & Sunday 11am-12:30pm
  • FREE INTRO CLASS:
    Every Sunday 11am-12:30pm, please show up a few minutes early to warm up.

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