Tony Gaddis

Mary Heiny Sensei Seminar January 22nd – 24th, 2016

Heiny_Flyer_imageWe are very excited to host Mary Heiny Sensei, Rokudan, at South Austin Aikido in January 2016.

For more than forty years, Mary Heiny Sensei has followed a path of physical and spiritual inspiration as
a student and teacher of Aikido.

She brings to every class her many years of Aikido training and teaching, as well as her extensive experience and study of Japanese culture, language, Shinto and Buddhist philosophies, and Non-Violent

We enthusiastically invite Aikido students of all traditions to join us.

Friday, January 22nd 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Saturday, January 23rd 10am – 12pm and 2:30 – 4:30pm, Potluck at 7pm

Sunday, January 24th 10am – 12pm

Cost: Full Seminar – $120, Any Two Sessions – $90, Any One Session – $60

For pre-registration, assistance finding a place to stay or additional information, please contact:
Todd Kammerer – (512) 431-7678


Richard Moore – (512) 940-7683

Dojo Cleanup This Sunday 1/10/16

This Sunday, from 2-3pm, we will be cleaning up the dojo in preparation for our upcoming seminar with Mary Heiny Sensei. We will have our normal first class and then use the time during the second class to clean the dojo. Many hands make quick work and all our members are encouraged to come and help clean.

See you on the mat!

Labor Day Weekend Schedule

labordayWe will have a modified schedule this Labor Day holiday weekend, 2015 (see below).  Whether you are traveling or staying in town for various activities, we at South Austin Aikido wish you and your family a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend!

  • Sunday, September 6th: Modified schedule with two 45 min classes from 1:00pm to 2:30pm.
  • Monday, September 7th:  No classes.
  • Tuesday, September 8th:  Normal class schedule.

See you on the mat!

SAA 2015 Aiki-Week


We are off to a great start for Aiki-Week!  Awesome energy and instruction over seven consecutive days on both open hand and weapons.  We look forward to seeing y’all there!


Monday, August 10th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm – Kihon Waza-Shomenuchi – Jo Dori

Tuesday, August 11th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm – Kaishi Waza – Bokken vs Shotto

Wednesday, August 12th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm – Kihon Waza-Munetsuki – Tachi Dori

Thursday, August 13th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm – Randori – Kumi Jo

Friday, August 14th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm – Kihon Waza-Yokomenuchi – Tanto Dori

Saturday, August 15th from 1:30pm to 3:00pm – Ukemi – Kumi Tachi

Saturday Potluck and Swim Party from 6:30pm to 10:00pm

Sunday, August 16th from 1:30pm to 3:00pm – Spirit of Aiki – Two Sword

See you on the mat!