Aikido Eastside

Aikido Eastside

Aikido Eastside is an internationally known training center for the martial art of Aikido. A resource for the whole community of Aikido practitioners, our school offers regular classes, seminars, workshops, and intensives designed to provide top quality training to Aikido practitioners regionally, nationally and even internationally with specialized focus areas which might not normally be available at their own dojos or nearby. Our Chief Instructor is George Ledyard, Aikido 6th Dan and direct student of Mitsugi Saotome Sensei.

 

Founded 1989 by George Ledyard, Aikido 6th Dan and direct student of Mitsugi Saotome Sensei, Aikido Eastside is an internationally known training center for the Japanese martial art of Aikido. A resource for the whole community of Aikido practitioners, our school offers regular seminars, workshops, and intensives designed to provide top quality training to Aikido practitioners regionally, nationally and even internationally with specialized focus areas which might not normally be available at their own dojos or nearby. Many of our events are specifically geared towards instructors wishing to work with other advanced practitioners to take their skills to a higher level. Aikido practitioners of all levels have come from all over the US as well as Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Spain, Mexico, and Finland to attend seminars at Aikido Eastside. We conduct seminars on Traditional Aikido, Aikido weapons work, multiple attackers practice, internal power development, Daito Ryu Aikijutsu, Karate, and Systema. All of these seminars are open to the Aikido community regardless of style or affiliation.  Additionally, we offer daily Aikido classes for adults for children providing Mind, Body, Spirit integration as well as effective self defense. Please come visit us at Aikido Eastside, located in Bellevue, WA near I-405 and I-90 with easy access from Issaquah, Mercer Island, New Castle, Sammamish, Renton and Seattle.30 min from the airport (SeaTac).

 

Style/Affiliation

Aikido Schools of Ueshiba (ASU)

Phone Number

425-802-3125

Instructor

George Ledyard, Aikido 6th Dan

School Name

Aikido Eastside

Address

13410 SE 32nd St C-3

Bellevue, WA 98005