Zanshin Aikido / Self-defense / Personal Training

Zanshin Aikido / Self-defense / Personal Training



I have over 30 years experience in teaching all levels of practical self-defense with a strong emphasis on traditional Aikido and long term fitness.

It is my life passion to teach fitness, self-defense, and share what I’ve learned about the martial arts.


1 employee
35 years in business
Serves Blue Springs , MO

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Number of people

Individual training, Couples training

Event to prep for

No specific event, Athletic event or competition, Vacation, Wedding

Current exercise

Customer exercises 0 times per week, Customer exercises 1 – 2 times a week, Customer exercises 3 – 4 times a week, Customer exercises 5-7 times a week

Gender preference

Clients who have no gender preference, Clients who want female trainer only, Clients who want male trainer only

Medical concerns or injuries

Back problems, Joint pain, Asthma, Pregnancy, Other injuries or medical conditions


18 – 22 years old, 23 – 30 years old, 31 – 40 years old, 41 – 50 years old, 51 – 60 years old, 61 or older

How often

Customers who want to meet once a week, Customers who want to meet 2 – 3 times a week, Customers who want to meet 4 – 7 times a week

Fitness goals

Lose weight, Get toned, Build muscle, Gain flexibility, Boost stamina and endurance

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    Frequently asked questions

    I do an initial consult to see what the student is looking for, timelines, goals etc to see if we will be a good fit for each other and if I can provide what they envision for their results.

    I have over 30 years experience and have owned several different dojos. 

    I dont really have a pricing system. I usually work with the client to find a mutual financial that is fair for both of us. 

    Always had a interest in Martial Arts and Aikido seemed to be the answer when I was looking for:

    A) Something would allow me to get better at it the older i got.

    B) Something that woud give me tools for superior self-defense.

    All ages / All levels / All backgrounds

    Be open to understanding everything worthwhile / effective has a progression and a timeline depending on the goal of the student.

    Services offered