About St. Louis Aikikai

IkedaSeminar2011St. Louis Aikikai is at present unaffiliated dojo. Our members come from a number of Aikido traditions, namely Aikdo Schools of Ueshiba and United States Aikido Federation.

We currently hold classes on an adjusted schedule. All the members are vaccinated and prove of vaccination would be required to attend a class.

Our mission is to promote the relevance of the art of Aikido in modern society, and to create a community of traditional Aikido practitioners in the St. Louis region. Our school was founded in West County, St. Louis in the year 2000.

Class Schedule

Day Time Instructor
Monday 18:30 – 19:30 pm Michael Grossman Sensei (5th Dan)
Wednesday 18:30 – 19:30 pm John Ekey Sensei (3rd Dan)

All classes are open to all skill levels.
Due to the realities of COVID pandemic call or text prior to attending a class to verify that the class is going to be in session. Phone number is 646-644-98967.  -Hermann.

University City, St. Louis
Our dojo is located in the gymnasium at All Saints Parish Church Hall in the Delmar Loop (U-Loop) district.    Map

6419 Clemens
3rd Floor Gymnasium
University City,MO 63130

Dress Etiquette
Beginners should wear sweats if they do not own a keiko gi (training uniform).
Visitors from other Aikido schools are invited to wear whatever they are accustomed to.

Monthly dues for unlimited training at U-Loop dojo is $50 ($40 for Students and Unwaged).
Regular members may train for $120 quarterly.
Guests or members can train for a $10 per class mat fee.