Aikibojitsu is a beautiful and challenging art form witihin which, through precise and flowing
movements with a staff, practitioners explore both depths of silence and peaks of explosive power
Aikibojitsu is
moving meditation, an archetypal call for practitioners to look deeply and directly at
existence, alone
, with power.

Aikibojitsu is a highly sophisticated and powerful martial
system whose real challenge comes down to
confrontation with a simple stick of wood.  
In this confrontation there is no hiding from oneself
because the staff is a perfect mirror.

Aikibojitsu is a compelling martial s
tudy, from the most experienced martial artist to the complete
beginner. It is
truly an art form for everyone. Aikibojitsu is found to be a comprehensive and
unusually powerful demonstration of the power of non-resistance.   
The Art of the Staff
Click on the above image for a
video overview of the art of
What is Aikibojitsu
Founder Tom Read
The Book
Origins of Aikibojitsu
The Staff of Aikibojitsu
The Short Forms
The Aikibojitsu Organization
Frequently Asked Questions FAQ
Schedule of Upcoming Events
Licensed Aikibojitsu Instructors
Katas of the Daiki Taiyu
Finding a Teacher
Technical Aikibojitsu
Teachers and Schedule of Events
The Aikibojitsu Organization
Ranking and Licensing
Aikibojitsu - The Art of the Staff
Frequently Asked Questions
The Store: Books, DVDs
The Heart of Aikido
Home Page
Distance Learning Program
The Store
Click on this image to access
excerpts from
the book Aikido,
Aikibojitsu and the Structure
of Natural Law.
The above photo was taken in 1987 at the 10th Anniversary off Northcoast Aikido.