Spring Aikido Seminar 2020 with Michael Friedl Shihan ~ POSTPONED!

Unfortunately due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic we have had to postpone this event. We hope to see Friedl Shihan soon so check back for further details

On May 1st to 3rd Calgary Aikikai welcomes back 7th-dan Michael Friedl Shihan of Aikido of Ashland in Oregon. Friedl Shihan has been practicing aikido for over 48 years and is a Shihan and Division head of the California Aikido Association. Friedl Sensei currently teaches at his dojo in Ashland, Oregon as well as instructing in aikido seminars across the world. Please join us as we learn from this master teacher. All are welcome.

This event has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic!

FRI, May 1

Adults(14+)

SAT, May 2

Children’s Session (6-13)


Adults (14+)


Saturday event

SUN, May 3

Adults (14+)

Registration and info

Fall Aikido Seminar 2019 with Ryuji Shirakawa Shihan

This September we are excited to welcome back to the mats of Calgary Aikikai our good friend and sixth dan Ryuji Shirakawa Shihan of Sendai, Japan. This three day event in Calgary, Alberta is Shirakawa Sensei’s only North American appearance this year. Scheduled from September 20th to the 22nd. All are welcome to come and participate and learn from this exciting, dynamic, and energetic instructor.

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FRI, Sept 20

Children’s Session (6-13)


Adults(14+)

SAT, Sept 21

Adults (14+)


Saturday social event

SUN, Sept 22

Adults (14+)

Registration and info

Inaba Sensei

Inaba Friendship Aikido Intensive

All Aikidoka are welcome to join Calgary Aikikai at our first Inaba Friendship Aikido Intensive, July 19 and 20, 2019. This two-day event is a chance to dig deep into your training and share the mat with local dojos in a spirit of collaboration and friendship. Special emphasis will be given to training with jo and bokken, with a chance to train vigorously on various kata and basic movements. We’re excited to welcome senseis from across Calgary, with instructors from Big Rock Aikikai, Aikido Tanren Juku, Aikido Dai Etsu and Calgary Aikikai. Come prepared to sweat and smile!

See you on the mat.

FRI, July 19

Adults and Youths(14+)

SAT, July 20

Adults and Youths (14+)



Registration and info