Aikido of Santa Cruz

True Victory is Victory Over Oneself

Aikido of Santa Cruz
306 Mission Street,
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: (831) 423-8326
fax: (831) 423-6156
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Here is a list of numerous special events at Aikido of Santa Cruz in the next months.
We hope you will mark your calendars and participate when possible!
Please remember, there may be unavoidable changes in schedule, and double check before an event.

JOIN NOW! Beginning Classes at Aikido of Santa Cruz

New Open Enrollment!
Join any Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday
Tuesday and Thursday evenings- 5:45-7:00pm
Saturday mornings- 9:00-10:15am

$75 for 4 weeks (12 days) of Beginners Classes

Or: $150 for the Deluxe Intro Package: in addition to 4 weeks of Beginners Classes, you will recieve a free training uniform, a copy of the acclaimed book Journey to the Heart of Aikido, by ASC chief instructor Linda Holiday, plus 4 weeks additional unlimited training after the Beginners Classes, with students of all levels!

January 20 Special Training and Dan Exams

10:00am -2:30pm
Join us for training, exam, demos, and celebration.
Snacks at the dojo following the exams

Jan 21 - Jan 27
(Sun - Sat)
Annual Winter Intensive "Kangeiko" Week

Meet the collective challenge of training daily, or as much as possible, during this one week!
For Aikidoists of all ages.

All-ages classes Jan 21 and 27
Raffle Fundraiser and Potluck Saturday.

Saturday, Febrary 3 All-Day Special Training and Shodan Exams

Extended format 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
9:30 am: Class
10:30 am: 2 Shodan Exams
11:30 pm: Class with Guest Instructor
12:15 pm: Lunch at the dojo
1:30 pm: Class
2:30 pm: 2 Shodan Exams
3:30 pm: Class with Guest Instructor
4:00 pm: Circle and presentations
4:30 pm: End

$5 donation for lunch.

February 9-10 Seminar with Guest Instructor Mary Heiny Sensei (6th dan, Seattle)
Friday 6:00 - 8:00pm, Saturday 10:30am - 12:30pm and 2:30 - 4:30pm
Early Bird Discount rates available until February 8.
Flier available here
February 18 Linda Holiday Sensei Seminar at New School Aikido in Stockton, CA
Flier available here
February 24-25 California Aikido Association Friendship Seminars and Meeting
Aikido West (Saturday) and Aikido of San Jose (Sunday)
All ASC adult and teen students encouraged to attend.
March 3 Annual All-Day Women's Aikido Seminar
Special Guest Instructor: Kimberly Richardson Sensei (6 Dan, Two Cranes Aikido, Seattle WA)
9:15 am - 4:45 pm. $50 includes lunch. Pre-registration required by February 26
Women from all dojos invited. Flier available here
March 11 Special Training and Dan Exams.
Extended schedule includes potluck lunch. Bring something yummy to share!
March 17 Special Training and Dan Exams.
Extended schedule includes snacks provided by the dojo.
April 21-22 Linda Holiday Sensei Seminar at Aikido of Madison, Madison, WI.
April 28 O'Sensei Commemorative training at Aikido of Santa Cruz
July 11-15 Annual Santa Cruz Aikido Summer Retreat
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