Martial arts organizations & dojos with close relationships to Suginami Aikikai SF. 

Bruce Bookman Sensei - Tenzan Aikido Seattle


Bruce Bookman Sensei teaches annually at Suginami Aikikai.

Christian Tissier Sensei - Dojo du Cercle Tissier, Paris, France


Christian Tissier Sensei teaches annually at Suginami Aikikai.

Suginami Aikikai Boulder Colorado -  Branch Dojo

Vajra Granelli was first introduced to Aikido when he was 9 years old. Over the last 30 years he has worked as a trainer, fighter, coach, and corner man in the world of combat sports. He has traveled throughout the world working with professional and amateur fighters. Vajra received his third degree black belt from Kato Sensei at Suginami Aikikai SF. Suginami Aikikai Boulder is Suginami Aikikai SF's branch Dojo.

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Aikikai Honbu Dojo, Tokyo Japan

植芝 盛平

植芝 盛平

Suginami Aikikai San Francisco is affiliated to Aikikai Honbu Dojo through Suginami Aikikai Tokyo.

San Francisco Judo Institute

Established in 1954, San Francisco Judo Institute is a non-profit educational organization devoted to the healthy physical and mental development of Bay Area residents. Our curriculum is aimed at four objectives of Kodokan Judo: physical development, competition, self-defense, and character development. SF Judo Institute is located at 141 11th Street. SF



Aikido Journal

Stan Pranin's online Aikido resource.