Question: How much will Aikido classes cost?

Answer:

Aikido classes / mat fees are £8 per session for Adult members.

Adult Student members £5.00 and £3 per session for Junior members.

Monthly fees are £50 for adult, Fulltime Students £30 & Juniors £18.

Question: How long will I have to train to get black belt?

Answer:

This really depends on how often you train and how quickly you can learn the technical syllabus. Gradings are held every 6 months within the London Aikido Dojo and if you were to pass every grading it could take as little as 3 years.

Question: Do I need to be physically fit to do Aikido?

Answer:

No, Aikido can be practised at any level of fitness. Students work at their own pace and what's important is that they enjoy the activity.

Question: Do I need insurance?

Answer:

Yes you will need insurance. All members are required to join the Aikido Development Society for membership & insurance.

The annual fee is £25 for the first year and renewals are £20 per year there after.