News and Events

Dirk Müller Sensei Seminar in Toronto: November 3-5, 2017

Naka Ima will be hosting a seminar with Dirk Müller on November 3-5, 2017. Dirk Müller Sensei, 6th dan, started training in Aikido in 1986 and has been running the Shoshin Dojo in Hamburg, Germany since 2004. He is a current student of Seishiro Endo Shihan.

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Introducing the Naka Ima Karate Club

Starting September 7, 2017, we will be offering karate classes to men and women of all ages. The classes will be taught by Sensei Timothy Mahoney, a Godan (5th-degree black belt) in Traditional Japanese Shotokan Karate.

The Naka Ima Karate Club is a member of the International Karate Daigaku Honbu (IKD), an organization composed of 50 regional organizations in 30 countries throughout the world. For more information on the Naka Ima Karate Club, please visit

Matti Joensuu Sensei Seminar in Toronto: August 18-20, 2017

Naka Ima will be hosting a seminar with Matti Joensuu on August 18-20, 2017. Matti Sensei is a long-time student of Endo Sensei, and conducts many seminars around Europe. The seminar will be held at Naka Ima's dojo in Oakwood Village, Toronto.

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Naka Ima Kids Summer Camp: Aikido and Art Classes in Toronto

Naka Ima is holding an Aikido and Art Class Summer Day Camp in the GTA for children between 4 and 12 years old.

The Naka Ima summer camp includes fitness, martial arts, painting, clay work and and sculpture activites. Weeklong sessions run in July and August 2017 between 9am - 4pm daily.

For more information, visit our Aikido and art class summer camp page, call (416) 259-4320 or send an email to .

Endo Shihan in Toronto March 31 - April 2, 2017

Endo Shihan will be in Toronto for an Aikido seminar on March 31 - April 2, 2017. The seminar will be held at our dojo in Toronto (at 473 Oakwood Ave., 2nd Floor, Toronto).

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Aikido Friendship Seminar on February 17 - 19, 2017

Naka Ima is hosting an Aikido Friendship Seminar on February 17 - 19, 2017, featuring instructors from both the USA and Canada. The seminar will be held at our dojo in Toronto.

Friday, February 17, 2017
7 pm - 9 pm

Saturday, February 18, 2017
11 am - 3 pm
Kyu belt test at 3pm

Sunday, February 18, 2017
11 am - 1pm

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Naka Ima welcomes Toronto Kenjutsu

Starting November 2016, Toronto Kenjutsu will be training at the Naka Ima dojo. Toronto Kenjutsu, founded in 2007 by Corey Reid, is dedicated to the practice of classical Japanese swordsmanship - specifically the style of Katori Shinto Ryu as taught by Master Sugino Yukihiro.

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Special Introduction Class + NEW 4-Week Beginner Course

Naka Ima is hosting a special introductory Aikido class for adults on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 11am. This one-hour free introductory Aikido class will be held at its martial arts dojo in Oakwood Village. Learn more

Starting October 10, 2016, we are also introducing a new 4-Week Beginner Course for adults on Mondays and Thursdays at 7pm. This Aikido Beginner Course is designed specifically to introduce Aikido to the newcomer. Click here to sign up.

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