The UQ Aikido dojo is an affiliated University of Queensland sports club and is a proud member the Aikido Kokikai family. Kokikai Aikido is taught in accordance with the four principles developed by our founder and president, Shuji Maruyama Sensei.

  • Keep One Point to develop calmness
  • Relax progressively
  • Find correct posture in everything
  • Develop your positive mind

Steve Henderson has been practicing Aikido Kokikai in Brisbane for ten years and is the UQ dojo’s Lead Instructor. He regularly attends annual camps and seminars with Maruyama Sensei and other Kokikai instructors from all over Australia and Japan. Steve Sensei provides a safe, friendly and relaxed training environment where students can unlock their full potential studying Aikido.

Nathan Harvey has been practicing Aikido Kokikai for eight years and has a wealth of experience in a range of martial arts styles. Nathan is UQ dojo’s Deputy Instructor.


Come and try your first class for free.

UQ_Aikido_Logo_PNGAikidoHVlogoAikido_kokikai_Logo_PNG uqsport-logo