Greater Lansing Aikido

Schedule

Tuesdays & Thursdays

7:00pm - 8:30pm

weekly schedule

Tuesday & Thursday

7pm - 9pm


Jeremy Hix Sensei of GLA teaches Ikkyo.

Jeremy Hix Sensei of GLA teaches Ikkyo.

taijutsu (open handed)

The building blocks of Aikido technique are centered around Taijutsu Tachi Waza (open handed, standing) technique. Typically involving joint manipulation, pinning, and throwing.

Laura DeGraff Sensei from Chicago teaches Bokken Dori.

Laura DeGraff Sensei from Chicago teaches Bokken Dori.

bokken (sword)

Bokken (wooden sword) mimics the Japanese Katana, and is used to compliment Aikido open handed technique. Bokken is used in Kata form and partner practice.

Michael Goodman Sensei from Atlanta teaches Jo Dori.

Michael Goodman Sensei from Atlanta teaches Jo Dori.

jo (staff)

Jo (wooden staff) is fashioned similar to a walking stick, is very versatile in its use, and also compliments Aikido open handed technique. Jo is used in Kata form and partner practice.