2014/2015 Training schedule and fees

Group sessions are generally held at our dojo within the building of the Naxxar Local Council. There are also the occasional outdoor sessions. The Youths session is open to anyone between the ages of 10-15. Practitioners who are 16 years old or older practice with the adults. Sessions are typically […]


10 benefits of Aikido practice

Aikido (The Way of Peace) is a non-violent Japanese martial art. Yes, that sounds like a paradox but… if you are being punched or kicked, punching and kicking back are not the only options with which to neutralise that aggression… The practice leads to many physical and mental benefits including […]


Kobayashi sensei

Beginners classes

Aikido is a gentle Japanese martial art based on understanding. It is an ideal practice for those seeking a holistic art focusing on the intelligent resolution of conflict. Aikido does not require the development of one particular muscle group. It promotes overall physical conditioning, flexibility and stamina together with relaxation […]

A rewarding day.

This is a diary note, a reflection, written by Mandy Calleja after her experience of the ‘introductory seminar’ hosted by the Gozo Dojo of our Federation. The seminar was a one-day experience which focused on basic steps and basic waza. — The seminar met my expectations and more. Being a university […]