Dojo

Our dojo (school) is a community built on authentic training, cooperation, and respect. It is a certified branch of Aikido Kokikai International, under the direction of Aikido Kokikai founder, and living master, Shuji Maruyama Sensei.

Classes are taught by:

Chief Instructor Cyane Anaya Sensei, 3rd degree black belt

Chief Instructor Jason Eshleman Sensei, 3rd degree black belt

Assistant Instructor Nick Herman Sensei, 1st degree black belt

East Bay Kokikai Aikido was founded by Sensei Jason Eshleman and Sensei Cyane Anaya in 2011.