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What is Genkikai?


Weapons Arts

Ki Development



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How to Join


Training Schedule

7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Ki & Ki-Aikidō Basics
Thursday 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm Ki & Ki-Aikidō Basics
Friday 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm Special Training
10:30 am -12:15 pm
Special Training

DŌJŌ Sessions are held in the Henry Crown Field House Martial Arts Room

NW Corner of 56th Street and University Avenue

Classes begin promptly on time. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to class to help set up.

Membership is open to all University of Chicago students, faculty, and staff, and their spouses.

Quarterly membership dues are $45.

Upcoming Events


Tuesday January 5th 2016, 7:00 - 8:45 PM: First Training for Spring Quarter.

January 10th - 17th:
Kangeiko - Kagami Biraki Week (Special Winter Training & Dōjō New Year Festival), Testing, Special Training, Dōjō Dedication, Demonstration. Early Morning Shin Shin Tōitsu Aikidō training and demonstration classes on Monday January 11th and Tuesday January 12th, 7:00 - 8:00 AM for Kangeiko. Kyu Testing and Ceremony on Sunday January 17th, followed by Dōjō New Year's party.

Fridays January 8th, 15th and 22nd, 7:00 - 8:15 PM: Self-Defense, Awareness and Safety Class, open to all U of Chicago students, faculty & staff. No previous experience necessary. Taught by Lead Instructor. Please email us for registration and all details.

Sundays January 10th, and 24th, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM:
 SPECIAL CLASSES on Ki-Aikido weapons arts. Taught by Lead Instructor. Please email us for registration and all details.

Friday January 29th - Sunday January 31st: Midland Ki Federation Instructor Camp in Kansas City, open to all ranks with Lead Instructor permission and recommendation.

Friday, Saturday, Sunday, May 6th - 8th: Spring Seminar with Chief Instructor Kashiwaya Kōichi Sensei, Head of Ki-Aikidō USA. Please email us for registration and all details.

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