Join our family friendly learning community. Martial Arts
classes for children & adults. Affordable rates - beginners
welcome. Focus & center at Wellspring Aikido!
Aikido - the Martial Art of Peace
Josephine County, OR
Aikido is dynamic, non-competitive
and fun. Different from most martial arts, it is defensive, not
We practice relaxing & centering under pressure, so
reactions of fear and anger become less automatic in all
situations. Aikido cultivates the unification of body, mind and
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Who We Are
David holds a 4th degree Black Belt in Aikido and has been
teaching since 1985. He began his training at Aikido of Monterey
in 1982. David also taught for 15 years at Centerfield Aikido in
Michelle Keip, RN
Michelle holds a 3rd degree Black Belt in Aikido. She has
trained in the martial arts since 1976. Michelle is the founder
of Samurai Sprouts and the author of Shape, an Aikido based
activity book for kids.
Wellspring moved to Southern Oregon
We no longer offer classes in Santa Rosa, CA.
Aikido for Adults & Teens
Age 14 and up
Aikido emphasizes each student discovering and giving their
personal best. Training builds inner strength, balance,
coordination and flexibility.
Aikido for Kids
Ages 5 - 14
Students develop balance, power, discipline and grace. We
practice respect, focus, cooperation and non-violence. Students
earn colored belts to mark their learning progress.
Ages 5 - 7
Kids love the fun! You'll be grateful for the life skills
learned in Samurai Sprouts, like centering, focus and
cooperation. Games, stories, art, sharing, nature and creative
movement are woven together to nourish the whole child. Read more.