Etiquette in a martial art dojo !

The following article on Etiquette in the martial arts written by aikido historian Stanley Pranin is from Aikido Journal One of the things I like best about this?discussion of the??implied promise of the bow on the part of both sides to practice within safe bounds....

Picking The Right Martial Art School

I thought I would share this article by From our friends at Aikido Chuseikan of Tampa Bay! Guy express very clearly some of his thoughts for picking the right martial art school. If you are reading this article you must have some interest in the arts and maybe even in...

Gift certificates are available

NEED A GREAT GIFT IDEA? Help a friend or family member get started ! Our intros include a uniform and everything you need. We can help you figure anything out wether it is for an existing member or someone new to the martial art. Here are a few ideas ADULT INTRO...
This Dojo is Solar Powered!

This Dojo is Solar Powered!

33 solar Panels will provide 98% of the dojo’s electric needs.   Over the first 25 years the systems life it will produce 250,000 kWh of energy and avoid 138 tons of heat trapping Co2 that would be purchased from traditional electric power plants.  ...

Pilates at the dojo!

Join Ania for mat class Tuesday at 10:30 am? you can do a class or buy a group of 5 or 10 lessons. http://aikidoofmaine.com/pilates.html Pilates uses deep breathing and engaging deep abdominal muscles to move with greater ease and prevent injury. The program consists...