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Welcome to 
West Coast Aikido Academy of 
Western Australia. We offer Martial Art Self-Defence classes for children, teens, and adults.

My name is Shihan Ross Taylor Shihan (5th Dan Black Belt) and I am the founder and Master Instructor of the West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy of Western Australia located  in Wangara WA.

On behalf of all the instructors and students, I thank you for visiting our website. We hope that after you click through our pages you will take the time to visit us in-person and experience first-hand our friendly, safe and welcoming environment.

Aikido is a martial art that is practiced by millions of people of all ages throughout the world. Many practice Aikido as a form of nonviolent self-defence, but many also train in Aikido for the mental and spiritual benefits that it provides.

At the West Coast Aikido Academy training is conducted in a safe, structured environment, free of egos. Regardless of age, fitness level or physical limitations we can help you learn this incredible martial arts and unique way of life.

As a nonviolent martial art and a spiritual discipline, Aikido will improve all areas of your life. You will reduce stress, improve your fitness, become more self-disciplined, have greater focus, awareness, confidence, elevated self-esteem and get more out of life!

Since 1993 West Coast Aikido Academy has trained thousands of local people from all walks of life, from the regular person off the street to emergency service workers, health professionals, armed forces, police and prison personnel. Why? Because Aikido is perfectly suited to controlling an opponent without causing serious injury. Put simply, if you are attacked, your Aikido training will enable you to defend yourself or your loved ones, without causing undue harm to the attacker.

At West Coast Aikido Academy, we are dedicated to helping you acquire practical self-defence skills whilst reducing stress, and getting into the best shape of your life!


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West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy

Established in 1993 by Principal Instructor Ross Taylor, 5th Dan, the Academy is one of the largest in Western Australia and has provided quality instruction to hundreds of people of all ages from children, teens to adults. Aikido is a peaceful, non-competitive Japanese martial art that relies on technical skill and awareness to neutralise an attack. Training in Aikido will dramatically improve you physically, mentally and spiritually whilst providing you with skills that can be used in every aspect of your life. Training is conducted in a friendly and safe environment where you are encouraged to set goals and achieve them a realistic timeframe. The focus of training is on your personal growth and how we can help you achieve your goals. We guarantee that if you commit yourself to training seriously, Aikido will change your life in ways you never thought possible. You see, 'Aikido is not just another martial art, Aikido is a way of life'. We invite you to explore the benefits of learning Aikido at our Academy. COME IN OR CALL TODAY FOR A FREE TRIAL LESSON (08) 9309 6506
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts AcademyThursday, September 14th, 2017 at 1:12pm
Just a reminder that the Academy will be closed on Monday September 25th for the Queen's Birthday Public Holiday.
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West Coast Aikido Martial Arts AcademyTuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 12:05pm
Please, please, please if you are a member of our Academy prove it by attending training. We are always open and with so many days and times available there really is no excuse not to train. If you have not been down to train for a while don't feel embarrassed about restarting, just take that step through the door , say hello and resume your journey. We look forward to seeing you again soon and helping you get back on the mats.
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts AcademySaturday, September 9th, 2017 at 8:59pm
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts AcademySaturday, September 9th, 2017 at 10:13am
Belt presentation day at West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy is always a big occasion for everyone. Students are rewarded for their commitment to training and hard work on the mats..... instructors can see the fruits of their labour and feel the satisfaction of knowing that their hard work teaching the art of Aikido is all worthwhile. Congratulations to everyone and thanks again for the fantastic help and support I receive from our instructors.
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy added 5 new photos — with Nicole Louise Williams.Saturday, September 9th, 2017 at 9:25am
Dad's on the mats in this morning's Mighty Warrior class. Great atmosphere. Thanks to Sensei Troy and also Zane. H and Michael.T for helping put. Great work!
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts Academy
West Coast Aikido Martial Arts AcademyMonday, September 4th, 2017 at 11:52am
We had a very good day grading students young and older on Saturday. All students demonstrated exceptional skill and focus and commitment to the art. Thanks also to our committed group of senior belts who gave their time and energy to help with grading and teaching making for a smooth process on such a big day for everyone. Gradees will find out results next Saturday during regular class times. Nest wishes.

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