Aikido is taught on the NIH main campus!
Classes meet on Wednesdays from 7:00 - 8:25pm, and Saturdays from 10:30am - 1:30pm.
About the Aikido Club
The Aikido Club works closely with the NIH Tae Kwon Do Club providing students the opportunity to learn either or both arts.
Wednesday nights are focused on using Aikido principles for self-defense.
Saturdays are focused on traditional Aikido training including using the bokken (sword) and the jo (staff) and empty hand techniques.
About the Instructor
Sensei Irvin Vann has been training in Aikido for over 20 years. He is a Sandan (3rd degree Blackbelt) and member of the Aikido Association of America (AAA).
If you are interested in Aikido please contact the instructor via email: