THE FAN DOJO

A Traditional Martial Arts Dojo in Richmond's Fan District


Special Introductory Offer

AIKIDO IN THE HEART OF RICHMOND’S FAN DISTRICT

The Fan Dojo is Richmond’s premier venue for training in aikido and other traditional martial arts. We welcome beginners, as well as experienced practitioners and visitors of all affiliations. The Fan Dojo is affiliated with Aikido Schools of Ueshiba and the Aikikai Foundation (Hombu Dojo).

INSTRUCTORS

Steve Earle

Steve Earle

Chief Instructor Steve Earle has practiced aikido since 1970 and trained for over ten years in Japan. He has been affiliated with Aikido Schools of Ueshiba under Saotome Mitsugi Shihan since 1992. He is author of "Heaven’s Wind: The Life and Teachings of Nakamura Tempu" and co-translator of Saotome Shihan’s, "A Light on Transmission."

Tobin Foster

Tobin Foster

Tobin Foster has practiced aikido since 1992. He holds the rank of sandan (3rd dan) from Aikido Schools of Ueshiba under Saotome Mitsugi Shihan.

Joe Montague

Joe Montague

Joe Montague has over 45 years of experience in aikido and other Japanese martial arts.