Aikido Hamilton Aikido Hamilton is the headquarter dojo for the Aikido Yoshinkai Canada organization. Classes are led by chief instructor T. Kimeda 9th Dan. Kimeda Sensei has developed many frontiers for Aikido outside Japan. He was instrumental in bringing Kushida Sensei and Karasawa Sensei to North America, also in inspiring many other instructors to teach outside […]

Shindokan Aikido The Shindokan Dojo is a traditional martial arts school, offering world-class instruction in Yoshinkan Aikido for YOUNG ADULTS and ADULTS of all skill levels — from beginner to intermediate to advanced. We are dedicated to helping you build a strong mind and body through the study of Aikido.  Through your practice, you will learn powerful and effective self-defense techniques in a respectful, non-aggressive and […]


A traditional Japanese martial art that anyone can do! Aikido teaches how to build body power through the coordination and relaxation of the body and mind. The result is a defensive martial art that any person can apply regardless of size, gender or age.

Chief Instructor

All classes at Aikido Durham are taught directly by Sensei Jason Moore. “Sensei Jay” has been studying Aikido for over 25 yrs and has been running Aikido durham since 2015. His instruction has come directly from Kimeda Sensei (9th Dan), the highest ranking Yoshinkan instructor in the world today.


Join us for a guided meditation session! Simple seated breathing exercises that you can use in your daily life to help promote health and wellness. If you have always wanted to try meditation, or are looking for a way to help unwind come a try a session! Spaces are limited so reserve your space today […]

Sword Workshops

Aikido is born form sword movement. Study of how the body moves in relation to the sword is another key element of training at Aikido Durham. Outdoor sword workshops are held throughout the year to practice in nature and focus on key details. Sign up for our mailing list to be notified of upcoming events: […]