Upcoming Events

Below are upcoming Events for Aikido of Berkeley

Self Defense Seminar with Shawn Ellingson Sensei
Friday, December 9th & Saturday, December 10th, 2022

Ellingson Sensei began studying Aikido at Utah Aikikai in 1998. He has studied many different systems and styles of Aikido, including different teaching methods within different organizations. Ellingson Sensei focuses on the disciplines of Kaeshi Waza, Randori, and the principles of Takemusu Aiki, during his Aikido keiko. He also focuses on blending Aikido with the study of personal Self Defense and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu to round out his Budo training. He likes to run a very rigorous and energetic class which emphasizes a balance between effective technique and philosophical principles of Budo and Aikido studies. He is currently chief instructor, Dojo Cho, and president of Aikido Mountain West. Learn more about Shawn Ellingson Sensei.

Location: Aikido of Berkeley, 1514 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA

Contact: Info@aikidoofberkeley.com, Phone: (510) 412-9999

Schedule & Cost:
Friday, December 9th:
6:30pm-8:00pm ($25)

Saturday, December 10th:
10:00am-12:00pm ($35)
   [lunch break]
1:30pm-3:30pm ($35)

Full Seminar Cost: $90
Cash, check, or Venmo will be accepted. Pre-Registration is required and pre-payment via Venmo is preferred (see details below).

All net proceeds will be donated to the Utah Rape Recovery Center.
Mask and full vaccination are required.


Cash, Check, or Venmo will be accepted at the door. Pre-payment is preferred through Venmo to Kayla Feder Sensei at @Kayla-Feder. See Registration link below for more details.


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Please email us at info@aikidoofberkeley.com with any questions.