We welcome all Aikidoka, regardless of affiliation or experience, to come and train. We only ask that you speak with the instructor prior to class. All individual training at Nashville Aikikai will need to provide proof of completed COVID vaccination and will be required to perform a temperature check prior to training.
Class schedule summary:
Nashville Aikikai has a wide variety of training opportunities for individuals of all levels. Our new class schedule is:
Post-Pandemic Celebration Special – Introductory Course (fully vaccinated individuals):
July 7 to August 30, 2021
Monday and Wednesday 6:30 to 8:00 PM
$80 (Regular Price $150)
For more information, call 615-262-4224
Classes – Fully-vaccinated, returning dojo members:
Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 to 11:30 AM
Weapons Class at Shelby Bottoms Nature Center – Open to everyone:
Saturday 8:30 to 9:30 AM
Zoom Classes – Open to everyone:
Monday and Thursday 6:30 to 7:00 PMMonday 6:30pm
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 895 0834 3752
Passcode: 527055 Thursday 6:30pm Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 845 4069 8408
Passcode: 747091 Youth classes continue on hold until further notice. Check back for updates.
Nashville Aikikai is a non-profit organization. Our instructors, office managers, etc., donate their time, effort, and skills for the benefit of the dojo and students. All dues go towards the operation, maintenance, and beautification of the dojo.
Dues are paid on the first day of the month or at the beginning of a new class. Adult dojo members will receive a monthly PayPal dues invoice. We also accept cash or checks, but not credit cards.
$150.00 for the eight week Aikido Basics class (or for your first 8 weeks of training if you are a beginner and start at another time). Each additional person from the same family $100.
Regular dues for students who have already taken the Aikido Basics Class or are joining from another Aikido dojo:
$100.00 per month. Each additional person from the same family $70.00
There is no charge for attending Zoom classe.
Cookeville Aikikai in Cookeville, TN offers Aikido classes. Mark Clark (Sandan) the Dojo Cho and Chief Instructor, is a student of Tom and Mary Sensei. Please see their website for more information: https://www.cookevilleaikido.net/.