The Japanese martial art of Aikido is one of the most modern of the martial arts, but its roots go back to the sword fighting techniques of the Samurai. Founded by O’Sensei Morihei Ueshiba, Aikido combines physical discipline and practical effectiveness with an emphasis on personal and spiritual growth. More...
The New York Yoshinkan Aikido Dojo was founded in 1994 by David Fryberger Sensei as the only school of Aikido in New York City teaching Gozo Shioda Sensei's Yoshinkan style. More...
One of the earliest and most talented students of the founder of Aikido was Gozo Shioda. He was very energetic and studied with O’Sensei Ueshiba for many years. With the masters blessing he founded the Yoshinkan style of Aikido.
Yoshinkan literally means “House for the cultivation of the spirit”. More...
Roman Solonyy 4th Dan.
Roman sensei began his study of Aikido in Ukraine in 1999 under Roman Limarev sensei, 5th Dan. More...