Cambridge Aiki Dojo

Welcome to the Cambridge Aiki Dojo website

Class times and locations


We have three classes per week -

Saturdays* : 10:30 to 12:25 (University Sports Centre. See map here ).

Tuesdays : 19:00 - 21:00 (at Chesterton Sports Centre)

Thursdays** : 20:30 - 22:00 (at the Kelsey Kerridge sports centre)

Please could everyone try to be ready for class on time ("Time is Money").

Covid: It should be obvious, but just in case: DO NOT come to classes if you or a member of your household have any kind of transmissible disease or display any sypmtons of such and/or are self isolating! Thank you

Children and teenagers: We run a class for young people (8+), from 19:00 to 20:00 in Chesterton Sports Centre. This runs in paralell to the adults class. Please get in touch if interested (see contact details below) and see more information here (pdf). Teenagers above 14: please get in touch whether we have availability in the adults classes

News and Updates...

* No class on 26 February 2022. Class on 12 March is from 10:00 am to 11:55 am

** No class on 2nd June 2022

Upcoming Courses

Nick Waites, 6th dan Aikikai, 27/28 November.

Saturday 27 November 15:00 - 18:00 and Sunday 28 November 11:00 - 14:00 in Kelsey Kerridge Sports Centre, Cambridge CB1 1NA

Cost: 2 days: GBP 25, 1 day: GBP 15 (concessions: 2 days: GBP 20, 1 day: GBP 10) - Note: the Kelsey Kerridge Sports Centre will require a small entrance fee

You can find more information on Sensei Waites here - bring one of his books of him along for it to be signed. Also: please in touch if you would like to come out with us on Saturday night.

Komyokan Winter Course, Saturday 18 December in Birkenhead

See more info here

Interested in learning Aikido?

If you are interested in starting Aikido, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us! New people always welcome and you may watch any of our classes. Any questions? See contact details below


"Aiki is not a technique to fight with or defeat an enemy. It is the way to reconcile the world and make human beings one family"

Morihei Ueshiba