I have been attending the Chudokan for over 18 years and I travel from Michigan to do it. There are closer aikido dojos to my home but I continue to put up with the hassle of border-crossing because I know I will have the ultimate experience at the Chudokan. The instructor, Kevin Blok is the quintessential martial arts instruction, always looking for ways to improve his students physically,... more
I went for martial arts training, but got that and much more. This is the ultimate self improvement course. Learning how to contol attackers starts with learning self control. Warm up exercises can be a little intimidating at the first class, but they don't change and are easy to learn. If you are looking for a safe entry into the world of martial arts, this is the place to start.