Hayward Aikido   

We are an Aikido and Iaido dojo, offering classes for adults and children. We have morning, noon, and evening classes in Aikido body arts, Aiki weapons, Iaido. Hayward Aikido is proud to be affiliated with Birankai, an international Aikido community started by T.K. Chiba Shihan to support, continue, and unify the high standards of Aikido. All are welcome to train with us.


Congratulations on promotions!

Congratulations to Dana Bush for being promoted to Yondan over the weekend — at a locally hosted seminar, on O’Sensei’s memorial!! Sandoval Sensei expressed Dana’s daily use of Aikido as an indication of his dedication to Aikido and the proliferation of the martial art. Congratulations to Sophia Cardenas for her promotion to 4th Kyu!! Congratulations [...]

Neilu Naini Sensei Seminar May 17-18

Hayward Aikido is co-sponsoring this seminar with Alameda Aikikai. For more details, see Naini Sensei Seminar Flyer

Class schedule update!

We have made some modifications to the start times and removed some classes. Please see our updated schedule on our website.

Congratulations on promotions!

Congratulations to the following students that were promoted early this year. David Miyoshi – 2nd Kyu. Juan Yanez – 1st Kyu.

Kenshushei and Uchideshi Openings Available

Hayward Aikido has openings in our kenshushei and uchideshi programs for students who wish to deepen their understanding of Aikido and who wish to become teachers. Learn more about these programs on our Classes page.