Aikido of Monterey has become a large part of the Aikido community since its beginning in 1973. We are affiliated with California Aikido Association (CAA) and Hombu Dojo (Aikido World Headquarters in Japan). More about AOM.
Sensei Danielle Smith has been practicing Aikido since 1973 and has been chief instructor since 1976. See about teachers.
Visitors are always welcome to observe classes. See schedule for class times and levels. Beginning students are welcome on an ongoing basis.
Sensei Danielle Smith
demonstrating "koshi nage"
AOM Celebrates 40 years! 1973-2013
Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 25th normal class schedule. No Sunday or Monday classes (May 26 & 27).
Have a wonderful holiday weekend!
Mt. Baldy Seminar
May 24-27 - Mt. Baldy Seminar. Aikido, Tai chi, Chi Gong, Meditation. At the beautiful Mt. Baldy Zen Center. Danielle and Michael Smith Sensei are two of the instructors. More information at www.aikidoai.com.