|Rules of Practice
Upon stepping into the dojo, you should leave your problems behind, enter practice with a focused mind and follow proper etiquette.
Etiquette. is the heart and spirit of Aikido practice. Being aware is the core principle of etiquette. In a real life situation, being unaware could cause simple embarrassment, or possibly serious injury or death. Following proper etiquette keeps you safe from injury while training.
It is your responsibility as a student to cooperate in creating an atmosphere of harmony by respecting the founder's teachings as taught by Sensei. Each student must make a commitment to honor and follow those teachings.