Aikido for Adults, Children, and Teens in Berkeley

AIKIDO SHUSEKAI is an independent school of Aikido in Berkeley, California, founded by Nick Walker Sensei and Azzia Walker Sensei to provide a supportive, inclusive, friendly, community-oriented environment for Aikido training.

We offer adult/teen classes and an Aiki Kids program for children ages 7 and up (and their parents). We are a feminist, LGBTQIA-friendly Aikido dojo.

We’re located at 2525 Eighth Street (near Dwight Way) in Berkeley, in Studio 12. Beginners are always welcome – just show up at any class!

New students get a free trial class. Teens and college students get a discount on monthly membership.

Click here for our schedule!



Our Aiki Kids program has won the Parents’ Press Award for Best Martial Arts for Kids in Alameda County three years in a row!