Palmerston North

Ian Drew - Dojo Cho

Aikido Manawatu was founded in 2002 in Palmerston North.

Our dojo is affiliated to Tatsu Gi Kai, a style linked to Aikikai in Japan.

Our Chief Instructor is Sensei Dianne Haynes (5th Dan) based in Rotorua.

Aikido Manawatu is a non-profit organisation that welcomes adults of every race, gender, identity and ability.

Try your first classes FREE and discover your true potential through the art of peace!

Training Times:

Tuesday nights (6pm to 7.30pm)

Thursday nights (6pm to 7.30pm) 


Roslyn Scouts Hall 

5 Andrew Ave 

Palmerston North.


Ian Drew   021 036 1423

Kieran O'Donoghue   027 861 2813