1995-2018 by Hideki Shiohira
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Tri Valley Aikido

Chief Instructor : Neil Toda Sensei

Senior Instructor : Ron Hsi Sensei


Tri Valley Dojo has classes in Dublin at the Dublin Library, Community Room. Classes are geared for beginners and intermediate students of Aikido. Visitors are welcomed during scheduled class times. More information can be found at Tri Valley's Home Page:

Tri Valley Aikido Website

or by email:

Dojo Sensei

Tri Valley Dojo

Training Location
Dublin Library Community Room
200 Civic Plaza
Dublin, CA 94568
Tel:( 925 ) 556-4500
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Dojo Training Schedule

Day Time
Tuesday 8:00 - 9:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 - 9:30 pm
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Toda Sensei's Biography

Neil Sensei teaches every Thursday night. He began teaching with Ron Sensei in 2008. Together they provide an environment where students of all levels can work together, help each other, and benefit.

Neil Sensei began Aikido in Shiohira Sensei's San Francisco dojo in the mid 80s. He has continued training with Sensei and has taught Beginner's, Teen's and general classes in Sensei's Mt. View Dojo.

Neil Toda

Sensei Neil received his Godan Rank [ 5th Dan ] from Shiohira Sensei and continues to train with him every week.

Hsi Sensei's Biography

Ron Hsi started Aikido training in 1999 under Jim McClelland sensei, the founder of Tri Valley Aikido. Over the years, he has had the good fortune to study from many instructors in the Pacific Aikido Federation, including the chief instructor Shiohira Sensei.

Since becoming the head instructor of Tri-Valley Aikido in 2005, Ron has continued to provide a safe and friendly training environment for students of all levels. He has also maintained affiliation with the Pacific Aikido Federation to learn from Shiohira Sensei's impressively powerful and compact techniques and to gain a deeper understanding fo the philosophy behind the art of Aikido.

Ron Hsi

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