VIEWING A CLASS

You are welcome to visit the dojo to view an Aikido body arts, Aiki-Weapons or Iaijutsu training class.

  • Please see the Mountain Coast Aikikai training schedule.
  • The dojo is located at 3103 45th Avenue East,  Vancouver, BC.  (Map).
  • When coming to observe a class, please arrive before the class starts.
  • When you arrive at the dojo:
    • Remove your shoes (and hat, if you are wearing one) when you enter the dojo.
    • Introduce yourself to one of the members present.
    • Just inside the front door is a bench where you may sit to observe the class.
    • Please sit quietly and respectfully and do not use your cell phone while the class is underway.
    • Please also silence or turn off your cell phone for the duration of your visit.
  • Do not step onto the mat, unless invited to do so.

 

DROP-IN TRAINING

Mountain Coast Aikikai welcomes visiting Aikidoists to drop in to train with us.

  • Please see the Mountain Coast Aikikai training schedule.
  • The dojo is located at 3103 45th Avenue East,  Vancouver, BC (Map).
  • Please contact us in advance of your visit so that we may expect you!
  • Visiting Aikidoists are welcome to train in body arts classes at the dojo.
    Participation in weapons classes is at the discretion of the Chief Instructor.
  • A nominal mat fee is charged for visiting Aikidoists.
    • $10 per class for current members of Birankai, Canadian Aikido Federation and United States Aikido Federation
    • $15 per class for visitors who are not members of one of these organizations