Prospective members are required to watch an advanced class at the dojo
and meet Whited sensei. We also encourage those with no experience in
this art to try a class. Bring a sweatsuit or other clothing that allows
free movement and covers your knees to one of the basic classes. If you and
Whited sensei agree, you may join the dojo.
Membership dues of $50 per month are
payable on the first of each month.
Members of Inaka Dojo are expected to maintain membership in the Aikido Schools of Ueshiba (ASU), at a
fee of $45 annually.
Promotions are granted through
and cost $45 for each kyu rank.
Kyu rank promotion requirements are available
before the test; eligibility to test is based on both actual time since
previous promotion and training time since previous promotion.
Promotions at the black belt level are granted by
Members of Inaka Dojo are also to abide by these rules:
- Create the moral responsibility never to use aikido to do harm or to display ego.
Protect your partners from injury
Develop your mind, body and spirit first before correcting others.
Help each other at all times.
Respect each other's abilities and needs.