About Aikido Auckland

  • Our Story

    In 1942, acclaimed martial artist Morihei Ueshiba gave the name aikido to his art. After years of studying traditional martial arts in tandem with an intense spiritual search, he had developed a reputation for invincibility and was in high demand as a teacher.
    Ueshiba had a unique vision for martial arts as a means of...  read more


  • Alan Roberts - Chief Instructor

    Alan Roberts, Aikikai Sixth Dan, began practicing Aikido in 1987. Between 1988 and 1994 he studied with Morihiro Saito, in Iwama, Japan. For the first year...(read more)

  • Dojo Values

  • Aikido Auckland Timetable