Aikido of Modesto Is Proud To Be Affiliated With:
Aikido Schools of Ueshiba
Aikido Schools of Ueshiba, a federation of more than ninety dojos. Two thousand students train through these ASU schools. Mitsugi Saotome Shihan is the master instructor for ASU. The ASU is affiliated with World Aikido Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.
Many of our members at Aikido of Modesto receive rank by the standards set forth by ASU.
Mitsugi Saotome Shihan
Saotome Sensei travels and teaches seminars throughout the year here in the U.S. and abroad. He visits and teaches at Aikido of Livermore and Aikido of Tamalpais annually.