Greater Lansing Aikido


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Greater lansing aikido (gla)

Greater Lansing Aikido (GLA) is a member of the Aikikai affiliated international Aikido organization: Aikido World Alliance (AWA), and is committed to spreading the art of Aikido in a safe and fun environment through a joint partnership with the City of Lansing Parks & Recreation Department.


aikido world alliance (awa)

The AWA is an international group of Aikido Dojo that make an Aikido "family."  AWA is governed by a Board, and maintains a Technical Committee of Instructors.  At the head of the AWA organization is the Founder and Chief Instructor: Andrew M. Sato, Nanadan Shihan (7th Degree Black Belt, Master Teacher).  


City of lansing Parks & recreation (LPR)

GLA Dojo operates jointly with the City of Lansing Parks & Recreation Department, utilizing the greater Lansing area Community Centers for training locations and offering Aikido to the community at large.