Martial Arts Training For All Ages

Through mindful training we become better human beings

"A powerful yet practical martial art that - Strengthens your body, sharpens your mind, bringing calm and confidence into your life...This is Aikido."

- Glenn Brooks, 7th degree black belt
Instructor - Aikido of Scottsdale

What is Aikido?

Aikido is a martial art that teaches you to defend yourself against an opponent of any size and strength through the use of smooth, fluid, circular movements.

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Training involves the whole body moving in natural ways, developing greater strength, flexibility, coordination and cardiovascular fitness.

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Aikido in Daily Life

In order to develop our highest potential, discipline and refinement of ourselves is necessary.  Through aikido training; awareness, decisiveness, inner power and compassion naturally develop.

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Mike J.

"I have been going to Aikido of Scottsdale for some years and I highly recommend it. Sensei Brooks has a deep understanding of Aikido and a talent for instruction. He promotes a serious study of the art while at the same time keeping the classes fun and enjoyable. The students are friendly, welcoming, and fun to work with. My daughter also attended the children's classes and those are great, too. "

Patty A.

"I'm truly blessed to have had the opportunity to have trained with them. They are such professionals and remain true to Aikido. Upper ranks are always willing to help everyone so patient and understanding."

Alfred B.

"I just started training here at this dojo and am very happy that I did. Very welcoming staff and students. I didn't know anything about aikido and now I'm learning more and more each time that I come and am very excited to continue my new journey in this art."

Brendan H.

"Aikido of Scottsdale is a great place for both kids and adults to train and learn Aikido. Sensei Glenn Brooks is a 6th Degree Black Belt and has a passion for sharing his knowledge of Aikido with all the students in the dojo. The fellow students that make up the dojo are friendly and great people to train with, no matter what your rank or Aikido knowledge. "

Dan B.

"If you looking for a great dojo to practice a serious martial art… Aikido of Scottsdale is the place for you. Led by Chief Instructor Glenn Brooks Sensei, the dojo is a warm family that is supportive and dedicated to ensuring that all will learn this beautiful martial art. The dojo is bright, clean and inviting. The students are friendly and welcoming. "

Alice B.

"A beautiful space with wonderful instructors."

Greg T.

"You would be hard-pressed to find a better group of people, dojo, Sensei, or martial art to study. Becoming a student at Aikido of Scottsdale is one of the best decisions I have ever made and one I am happy to share with my son who is also a student. "

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7366 E. Shea Blvd., Suite 109

Scottsdale, AZ 85260


Phone: 480.367.0222


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