Aikido of Monterey has become a large part of the Aikido community since its beginning in 1973. We are affiliated with California Aikido Association (CAA) and Hombu Dojo (Aikido World Headquarters in Japan). More about AOM.
Sensei Danielle Smith has been practicing Aikido since 1973 and has been chief instructor since 1976. See about teachers.
Visitors are always welcome to observe classes. See schedule for class times and levels. Beginning students are welcome on an ongoing basis.
Sensei Danielle Smith
demonstrating "koshi nage"
AOM Celebrates 42 years! 1973-2015Encourage peace in your life, that of your child's or a friend's. Come to Aikido of Monterey. See flyer.
July 3 - No Friday night class.
July 4 - Regular class schedule. Happy Independence Day!
July 5 - No Sunday night class.
July 8-12 - Aikido of Santa Cruz Summer Retreat. Motomichi Anno Sensei, Mary Heiny Sensei and Linda Holiday Sensei. See www.aikidosantacruz.org for more information.
July 12 - Obon Celebration - AOM demonstration at the Buddhist Temple in Seaside, 1:30.