Aikido Essentials

Aikido Etiquette

The Joint Aikido Council has published some useful guidelines “on how to treat yourself, your partner, your teachers and your dojo with respect.” Click here to read.

Weapons Protocol – British Aikido Board

Click here to read the JAC’s protocol for  transporting and practicing with weapons.

Tying Your Obi (Belt)

Click to watch two short videos demonstrating two options for tying your obi (belt). It’s up to you which one you choose. Read more

Simple Version

Advanced Version