Holiday Schedule:We will be closed on 12/24 and 12/25 for Christmas and 12/31 and 1/1 for New Year.

Kagami Biraki:We will celebrate Kagami Biraki on 1/12. No classes will be held on that day.

Aikido Silicon Valley is rooted in the belief that a martial art does not have to be a violent and destructive force to be an effective self-defense. The Aikido principles of harmony, blending with adversity, and leading a conflict to an appropriate resolution, makes Aikido applicable to physical conflict as well as daily life.
Learn more about Aikido.

Benefits of Aikido include:

  • Learn skills for self-defense and for the defense of others
  • Improvement physical health, confidence, discipline and awareness
  • Continuous development of personal character and self-improvement

We are located in Sunnyvale and easily accessible to the greater San Jose area. Classes are taught by Dojo Cho Alice MacAllister Sensei (5th degree black belt) and Bill Witt Shihan (8th degree black belt and Master Instructor).

We invite you to join us on the path of Aikido.

  • Witt Sensei, Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival
  • Kotegaeshi
  • Ukemi, Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival
  • Kokyu Nage
  • Randori, Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival
  • Ganseki Otoshi
  • Rokkyo
  • Irimi Nage
  • Standing Pin
  • Kokyu Nage
  • Nikkyo

Bill Witt Shihan 8th Dan Promotion

Congratulations to Witt Shihan on his promotion to 8th degree black belt, the highest rank that is awarded by the Aikikai Foundation. Witt Shihan began training in 1967 in Tokyo and has become an influential member of the Aikido community. To date, there have only been about 100 people in the world who have ever been promoted to 8th degree black belt.

Witt Shihan teaches two classes a week at Aikido Silicon Valley. The students of Aikido Silicon Valley are very proud to call Witt Shihan our Sensei.
Witt Shihan hachi dan

Bill Witt Shihan receiving 8th dan certificate from Doshu Moriteru Ueshiba at Hombu Dojo (Tokyo) on January 8, 2017.

We offer two trial programs

Aikido Introduction
3 Free Classes
Individualized Training
AND
Aikido Exploration
9 Classes for $99
Earn your first Aikido belt.
Includes a free uniform
Visitors are welcome to observe a class.
Contact us today to schedule a visit.