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.
Summer Schedule has started:
- In July and August, we have no children class (Monday and Thursday) at Creekside Community Center.
- In July and August, we have no Sunday class at Creekside Community Center.
- Nikkei Place schedule remains the same as usual.
Summer Seminar with Morito Suganuma Sensei
- August 22 – 24. Please see the “Event” page for details.