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Aikido of San Diego

A full-time dojo, dedicated exclusively to teaching the martial art of Aikido since 2000. Chief Instructor, Dave Goldberg Sensei, 5th Dan.

Aikido of San Diego

A full-time dojo, dedicated exclusively to teaching the martial art of Aikido since 2000. Chief Instructor, Dave Goldberg Sensei, 5th Dan.

Aikido of San Diego

Call Us: 619 993-2454

619 993-2454

Call Us: 619 993-2454



Evolutionary Aikido 2018


Patrick Cassidy Sensei leading an Evolutionary Aikido seminar at Aikido of San Diego in 2012. Megan Palm, uke.

February 16-18, 2018 at Aikido of San Diego


The basis for Evolutionary Aikido is that we are all connected in a one system. It acknowledges the developmental processes available through Aikido, and should thus be considered a perspective on the art, not a style. Evolutionary Aikido concerns not only the improvement of skills, but also a multi-dimensional transformation of ourselves. We look into what is our next step of being, and how do we make space for this new level of understanding, ability, and awareness to manifest. We face this and explore how to express this perspective of integrated unity in our Aikido.


Patrick Cassidy Sensei

Patrick Cassidy Sensei is the Chief Instructor of Aikido Montreux in Switzerland. He spent seven years in Iwama, Japan practicing under the late Morihiro Saito Sensei, and was the founder and Chief Instructor of Aikido of Fresno. Cassidy Sensei's work in Aikido is inspired by a path of evolution and self-awakening, and offers an accessible framework for students to pursue the path of their own transformation.

Dave Goldberg Sensei

Aikido of San Diego's Dave Goldberg Sensei originally met Patrick Cassidy in Iwama, Japan where he was also training. He remained in Japan for three-and-a-half years, and trained under a variety of instructors. In 1998 he devoted himself to teaching Aikido full-time. Dave Goldberg Sensei's work in Aikido is dedicated to a life-affirming path in martial arts that connects us to the questions of life we all share.


Schedule & Registration

FRIDAY: 6:15-8:15 PM
SATURDAY: 10:00-4:00 with a break for lunch, 4:15 Dan exams, 6:30 dinner & evening event TBA
SUNDAY: 10:00-1:00, 1:15 Dan exams

Full Seminar: $149 until January 31, $179 thereafter.
Saturday Only: $119 until January 31, $139 thereafter.

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A cool, classic video from Aikido Montreux.


Patrick Cassidy Sensei, on "The Misunderstanding of Conflict"


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The dojo is 2 minutes from I-15 and I-8,
near Friars and Mission Gorge Rd

6356 Riverdale Street
San Diego, CA 92120
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