Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need any special clothing to begin?
Loose fitting exercise pants and t-shirt are fine.
Will I have to do forward and backward rolling?
No. Forward and backward rolling is not compulsory.
Is there an age restriction?
No. Classes are open to anyone between 9 to 90 years young.
Do I need to be in good physical condition?
Classes are designed to accomodate a wide range of physical abilities.
Are the gradings for promotion conducted on a regular basis?
Yes. We offer several times during the year when our students can apply for testing.
Where can I find more information on grading requirements.
Grading requirements are available on the Calgary Aikido for Daily Life website. Click Here >>
Can I come along to watch a class?
Visitors are welcome to watch a class and see if it is for them.