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March 18, 2024
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AIKIDO for Stress Relief

A unique Japanese form of self-defense that provides stress relief? How’s that possible?​ There is a great form of stress relief available in Castle Rock. AIKIDO […]
October 25, 2019
HARA TANDEN: Men’s and Women’s Center in Aikido | Castle Rock AIKIDO

HARA: Men’s Center & Women’s Center in AIKIDO

by Sean Hannon SENSEI It seems there are substantially more men who practice AIKIDO than women. However, I have observed that women who practice AIKIDO tend to pick […]
April 25, 2018
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Training with Martial Intent

by Patrick Musselman Sensei The truth is it’s easy to get lost in our martial arts training and lose sight of the primary purpose for being […]
April 25, 2018
Aikido Restraint - The Art of Nonviolence |Castle Rock AIKIDO

Appreciating Aikido’s Restraint

by Tip Harris Sensei Some years ago, we sub-leased mat space at our Dojo to a Karate group. Over the entrance door of Dojo, we had […]
April 26, 2018
Learn about the importance of relaxation to speed up aikido learning. Discover effective methods, tips and ideas to improve your practice. Unleash the potential of relaxed and harmonious movement ➤ Call (720) 221 3665 Colorado, USA@CRaikido

How to Learn Aikido Faster

by Tip Harris Sensei Relax!!   I very frequently tell this to my class, to individual students, or to my partner if I’m practicing.  If I […]
July 12, 2019
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Reacting, Responding… & Ignoring

by Sean Hannon Sensei Perhaps now more than ever, we Americans seem to live in an increasingly “reactionary” world. Some men “shoot first” and ask questions […]
July 16, 2019
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Castle Rock AIKIDO Launches New Website

Well, the title says it all. And if you’re reading it. You’re already on it. We are very excited to have finally launched a much needed […]
September 25, 2019
Pay tribute and honor the memory of Janice Gould, a beloved member of the Castle Rock AIKIDO community

In Memorium: Janice Gould

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of one of the senior instructors at our sister school in Colorado Springs, Aikido Koshin […]
September 27, 2019
Discover authentic, distraction-free, adult-only martial arts classes at Castle Rock AIKIDO in the greater Denver metro area.

Adult Only Classes Means… Adult Only Classes!

Castle Rock AIKIDO is a martial arts school unlike many others in that their adult program is reserved exclusively for adults. That’s right!  No Kids Allowed! […]
September 30, 2019
Gain valuable lessons from history to promote a peaceful and unified world, aligning with O Sensei's vision. Join Sean Hannon Sensei in examining the profound teachings that can be learned from unlikely sources.

What Aikido Can Learn from One of the World’s Most Notorious Murders

by Sean Hannon Sensei The Denver Museum of Nature and Science recently hosted a remarkable exhibit on Genghis Khan.  It was a powerful exhibit well worth the […]
October 4, 2019
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The Significance of Our School Logo (DOJO KAMON)

A Japanese martial art school’s logo is often referred to as a KAMON or sometimes just a MON.  A DOJO’s KAMON is an important aspect of […]
October 7, 2019
Aikido Student "Kira" Visits Japan|Castle Rock AIKIDO

Aikido Student “Kira” Visits Japan

In December, I took a trip to the beautiful country of Japan. I went with a geography class from the University of Colorado Denver and was […]