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  • Aikido Schools of Ueshiba
    Information regarding Aikido Schools of Ueshiba, a federation of more than ninety dojos. Two thousand students train through these ASU schools. Mitsugi Saotome Shihan is the master instructor for ASU. The ASU is affiliated with World Aikido Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Central Ohio Martial Arts Supply
    This is the most convenient location for new students to get equipped with the appropriate uniform and training weapons.
  • Cleveland Aikikai
    The Cleveland Aikikai was founded in 1978 by members of the Oberlin College Aikido Club.
  • Lakeshore Aikido
    Led by previous ASCO Instructor, Tom Krumroy.


  • Compassionate Communication of Central Ohio
    The mission of Compassionate Communication of Central Ohio is to promote peace, eliminate violence and work through conflict by systematically using NVC. We envision a community where we live in peace and compassion for all.