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 45 years! 1973-2018Encourage peace in your life, that of your child's or a friend's. Come to Aikido of Monterey. See flyer.
Congratulations Sensei! Awarded the rank of 7th Dan! (See adult newsletter for more.)
February 16- Year of the Dog eve. Celebrate with us by eating the right foods for a healthy and prosperous New Year! Time/place to be announced.