(709) 689-1899 (Tony) or (709) 753-2419 (Mike)
Mon & Wed: 7:30-9:00p.m.; Sat: 9:00-10:30a.m.

“Ai-ki-do” - “the way of harmonizing the energy of the Universe.”

Latest Announcements & News

Update: class cancelled tonight

We have just been advised that the school board has closed all schools in St. John's to extracurricular activities due…

Class going ahead tonight

Aikido class will be going ahead tonight, despite the snowstorm. Hope to see you on the mats!

No Aikido class Monday, July 2nd

There will be no Aikido class on Monday evening, July 2nd, so that members can enjoy the Canada Day long…

Interview in The Independent about Aikido

In his interview in The Independent online newspaper about Aikido (, Mike Clair talks about his experience with the martial…

Women's Self-Defence Course on July 4th!

Our next Women's Self-Defence Course is scheduled for July 4th, from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. Just $30. Pre-registration is recommended, by calling Tony Cumby at 699-1899.

The course takes place at St. Theresa's School, 100 Mundy Pond Road.

Aikido: The Art of Neutralizing Physical Threats

Aikido is a series of tried-and-true conflict resolution techniques that are useful for resolving conflicts that have escalated to a physical dimension. Aikido techniques can neutralize physical attacks without causing undue harm to the attacker. It is the only martial art that is based on an ethical code. Live your life to the fullest with confidence in your abilities to address any type of conflict that you may face.

Our Teachers


Mike Clair

Yondan - 4th Degree
Mike Clair is the Head Teacher of Fudoshin Aikikai. He has been practicing Aikido since 1981. He acquired his shodan…

Michael Skipton

Third Dan
Mike Skipton has been a student of Aikido for over 20 years, and is currently ranked Third Dan. He joined…

Tony Cumby

Founder and President
Born in St. John’s NL in October 1958, Tony Cumby shares his life with his wife of 25 years, Diane…


There are three 90-minute classes per week: two in the evenings and one on Saturday morning.

Monday: 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm; Wednesday: 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm; Saturday: 9:00 am to 10:30 am

Practitioners are asked to arrive early enough to help lay down the mats and to change into their gi so that classes may start on time.

The dojo is open at least 15 minutes prior to the start of classes.

100 Mundy Pond Road, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, A1E 1V1
(709) 689-1899 (Tony) or (709) 753-2419 (Mike)
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