All classes are being held at Akari’s dojo either on tatami or wrestling area of Tikkurila Sports Center (Trio Sport Center).

Tikkurila Sports Center (Trio Sport Center): webpage
Läntinen Valkoisenlähteentie 52-54
01300 Vantaa, Finland

The dojo on Google Maps: link


Classes season 2017-2018

  • Monday at 17:00-18:00
    • Tatami: adults and advanced juniors
    • Jaana Kokko 2.dan
  • Tuesday at 20.15-21-15 on tatami
    • Basic course: Timo Kangas 2.kyu
    • Weapons class (uneven weeks) / free training (even weeks)
      Nikolai Kleiman 3rd dan instructs weapons class.
      No instructor in the free training.
      Weapons class starts on Tuesday January 2nd 2018.
  • Wednesday at 20.00-21.15
    • Tatami: teens and adults
    • Miranda Saarentaus 6.dan or  Taina Nyström 4.dan
  • Friday at 7:00-8:00
    • Tatami: teens and adults
    • Miranda Saarentaus 6.dan
  • Saturday at 11:30-12:30
    • Wrestling area: juniors
    • Junior team
  • Saturday at 11:30-13:00
    • Tatami: basic course + teens and adults
    • Jari Alasuutari 4.dan (teens and adults)
    • Timo Kangas 2.kyu (basic course)
  • Sunday at 16:00-17:30
    • Tatami: body technic + weapons training for teens and adults
    • Nikolai Kleiman 3.dan

Classes on Google calendar
Html format: link and iCal format: link


  • Friday 2.2.18 at 7-8 the instructor for the class will be a guest from USA: Glenn Leichman 5.dan Aikikai
  • Akari organizes an international aikido weekend seminar by Endo Shihan 8.dan Aikikai at Tikkurila Sport Hall 2.2.-4.2.2018
    • Saturday 3.2.18 class on tatami 11.30-13.00 only for students participating to adults basic course
    • All students who have 6.kyu and above are allowed and encouraged to participate to the seminar! Come to visit at least one class, ie. on Saturday 3.2. at 11-13.
    • Saturday 3.2. class for junioris 11.30-12.30 will be arranged normally
    • Sunday 4.2. no class
  • On Saturday 10.2.2018 no classes
    • Tatami and wrestling area are both reserved for the use of Judo Young Adults World Championships
    • Meidokan dojo in Helsinki Herttoniemi arranges a seminar day for juniors on this date Saturday 10.2.108. Akari’s junior team gives more information about participating to the seminar: info
    • Students participating to adults basic course can attend the class on Sunday 11.2.2018 at 16.00-17.30
  • Seminar day in Akari on Saturday 10.3.2018. Information updated later.
  • No class on Sunday 11.3.2018

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