Aikido & Tai Chi Classes at Open Sky Martial Arts
AIKIDO & TAI CHI CLASSES AT OPEN SKY Our family-friendly martial arts school teaches Aikido & Tai Chi classes including Aikido for kids ages 7 to 13 and daily Adult Aikido lessons for active adults. Open Sky has beginning and intermediate Tai Chi classes for young adults through seniors three days a week.
Basic principles of Aikido and Tai Chi movement are profound and deeply developmental. Open Sky promotes the development of the individual through whole body learning.
❉ KIDS AIKIDO Older kids help younger children learn Aikido in our cooperative classes. We believe in a family style structure of learning. Teens who have “grown up” in our kids program transition to adult classes with their choice of combining kids and adults classes. We accept students through out the term .❉ KIDS WINTER/SPRING TERM January 5 – May 23, 2015. 2015 Kids Spring Fees
❉ ADULT AIKIDO for teens 15 and up. YEAR ROUND 7 DAYS A WEEK. REGISTER ANY TIME. Step by step traditional Aikido training. 2015 Adult Aikido info
❉ TAI CHI BASICS - Move Better! Beginner Tai Chi series held Wednesdays throughout the year. 2015 ADULT TAI CHI BEGINNING SERIES New group begins Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Ten week session. Beginning Tai Chi Series. Accepting $25 deposits to hold your place now. Gift certificates available
❉ An Aikido Tour of Open Sky Martial Arts. OPEN SKY MARTIAL ARTS VIDEO YOUTUBE! Interviews & Demos with Chief Instructor Steve Kaufmann,senior instructors, and kids classes. Video by David Oskardman and Andy Wood posted 11/06/14. See what Aikido looks like and what it means.
Location We are in the Triangle of North Carolina, conveniently located and an easy drive from Durham, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Mebane, and Efland just off Churton street, in historic Hillsborough, NC. We are only minutes from exits on I-85 and I-40.❉
❉Steve Kaufmann Shidoin, chief instructor, is a 6th degree Aikido black belt.We are official members of the United States Aikido Federation. We hold two or more yearly Aikido seminars at Open Sky with top USAF instructors. Steve & Jesse Kaufmann are long time Tai Chi students of Chen Grand Master Wang Hai Jun. ❉