Welcome to Vancouver Shomonkai.
Our dojo is a non-profit organization whose goal is to practice Aikido as our founding members were taught in Fukuoka, Japan, under the tutelage of Suganuma Sensei, one of the last uchideshi (live-in students) of O-Sensei, the Founder of Aikido. The dojo holds weekly classes in Burnaby and Vancouver (see Class Schedules). We invite interested members of the public to observe any of our classes, demonstrations or special events. If you are interested in our classes/events, please check our Calendar page.
- Our dojo will be closed from December 22 to January 2.
Annual Vancouver Shomonkai Aikido Enbukai
- Our 8the annual enbukai will be held ay Nikkei Place Dojo on Saturday, December 20, starting 11:30AM. Anyone is welcome to observe the event.
Beginner’s course in Winter
- The next beginners course at Creekside Community Center will start on Wednesday, January 7 (10 weeks). The online course registration will be available on the Vancouver Park Board’s website soon.