Aikido is a peaceful, Japanese Martial Art that offers you self-defense, physical fitness, meditation and much, much more.


Shihan Rick Stickles , 7th Degree Blackbelt, with over 40 years of experience, teaches the time honored traditions of Aikido with its emphasis on personal growth and empowerment.


Aikido Schools of NJ is a friendly and supportive place to start your Aikido odyssey.  It is a full-time martial arts dojo open seven days a week. Its class schedule offers over 30 classes a week, instructing hand-to-hand Aikido, sword, staff, and meditation arts for the beginner, intermediate, and advanced student (both adults and children).


Confidence and clarity of mind follow you out the door of the dojo and into your day to day life!




News and Events.


Shihan Rick Stickles in the News! Sensei visits Poland to give a Seminar! -- Highlight1 -- Highlight2


May 3rd, 2014 from 2:30pm-4:30pm
Yoshimitsu Yamada's 50th Anniversary in the USA at Aikido Schools of New Jersey. Cost: $45

June 27th, 2014
Special Class - Don't miss this Friday's class from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. Sensei Piotr Burnos, 4th dan shidoin of the Musubi dojo in Chrzanow, Poland will be teaching a very special Aikido session! Cost: Free


July 12th and 13th, 2014
ASNJ's Shihan Fest- Two Days...Eight Shihan...Eight Points of View Hal Lehrman Jr. 7th dan, David Halprin 7th dan, Ray Farinato 6th dan, Douglas Firestone 6th dan, Joel Posluns 6th dan, Irvin Faust 6th dan, Joe Nemeth 6th dan and our own Rick Stickles, 7th dan. Over 3oo Years of combined experience!


September 7th, 2014 (2-4:30pm)
Stickles / Gelb Seminar...Start the school year with a boost of creative power designed to improve your Aikido and enrich your life! Cost: $35.00






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