Sierra Aikido  



Chief Instructors: Julie & Frits Levenbach

Welcome: About Sierra Aikido and FAQ for Newcomers

Dojo Location: 2423 Old Middlefield Way: Suite F, Mountain View, CA 94043

What We Do

Sierra Aikido is a nonprofit 501(c)3 Public Benefit Corporation dedicated to community service in education and health. Applying a holistic approach, we make Aikido a platform for personal enrichment, physical health and emotional wellness for all ages 7 to 80+, and life skills development for our youth.
  • Public Programs: Regularly scheduled classes are open to all adults, children and teens. Especially older adults can also focus on body movement, balance and safe falling within the context of Aikido tecniques and practice.

  • Community Outreach Programs: We reach out to adults and youth in underprivileged and underserved communities through partnerships with community organizations and other nonprofits. Together with our partners we aim to make Sierra Aikido training accessible and affordable to anyone on or near the San Francisco Peninsula.

Our Teaching Approach & Objectives

Adults & Youth Children & Teens
Ages 14 and up, lifelong
Girls & Boys ( Ages 7 to 18 )

Mission Statement:
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Contact Us: Email Sierra Aikido to set up a time to discuss your requirements.

Our Programs

Regularly Scheduled Classes Open to the Public ( Ages 7 to 80+)

Adults & Youth Children & Teens
Classes and Schedules: Saturdays
===>>>   Annual Holiday Schedules <<<===
Maps and Directions: Sierra Aikido, 2423 Old Middlefield Way, Suite F, Mountain View, CA 94043
Visitors are always welcome during scheduled training sessions to observe, or try out, a class at no obligation.

Individual or Small-Group Classes

Guest Programs [ Collaborative, but not necessarily a Sierra Aikido offering ]
Education & Culture Martial Arts
  • Japanese Language & Culture
  • Palo Alto Ninjutsu, Yaron Galant Sensei
  • Pacific Martial Arts [ Shitoryu Karate ], Roberto Alvelais Sensei
  • What do our training environment, adult and child Aikido classes look like? [ Stills & Streaming Video ]

    Other Info and Useful Links

    Glossary of Commonly Used Japanese Aikido Terms
    Culture, Education & Conservation: Books, Films & Articles, Organizations
    Aikido & Martial Arts Dojos & Aikido Information Sources

    Questions, or more information? Contact Sierra Aikido
  • 日本語ガ話せます。

  • Hablamos Español un poco tambièn.
  • Training Location [ Dojo ] Mailing Address
    Sierra Aikido
    2423 Old Middlefield Way, Suite F,
    Mountain View, CA 94043
    Sierra Aikido
    722 Gailen Avenue
    Palo Alto, CA 94303
    Telephone: 650.493-1074