Aikido of Livermore - Shinrei Dojo has been in operation continuously since 1989 and is the oldest Aikido dojo in the Tri-Valley area. We offer instruction in the Japanese arts of Aikido and Battodo. Our chief instructor, Jim Alvarez Sensei as well as all the assistant instructors are dedicated to offering the very best instruction in these two martial arts offering personal attention to each student.

We offer our Martial Arts for Kids programs for kids 9-15 yrs. old on Saturday mornings.

Check the Schedule page for information regarding hours of operation and class schedules. Please feel free to visit us at anytime during scheduled class hours.

Our dojo is located in the Livermore Business Park:

3985 First Street   Suite C,   Livermore, CA 94551


Phone: 925-447-4220

Chief Instructor
Jim Alvarez
Aikido 6th DAn
shinkendo kyoshi

Aikido of Livermore - Shinrei Dojo is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. Please consider a tax deductible donation to help us to continue to provide quality martial arts instruction to our community.

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We have resumed indoor classes in accordance with CA State and County regulations to those who have had a COVID-19 vaccination. New dojo members are welcome to join. For a limited time we are offering an introductory price of $60 for unlimited training in either Aikido or Batto-do for 2 months. Please email for more details on how you can begin your Aikido or Batto-do journey.