Current schedule:

  • MON 6.30 – 8.30 pm @ LLScancelled until further notice!
  • THU 8 – 10 pm @ TVWcancelled until further notice!
  • SUN @ TVWcancelled until further notice!
    • 18 – 19 weapons (distanced)
    • 19 – 20 aikido

Due to COVID restrictions, classes are currently suspended. We expect to resume practice as soon as the 7-day incidence rate drops below 50.

The moment we start again, this page will be updated!

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Start with any class - please arrive 15 mins early. For the beginning, long sweatpants and a sleeved top are sufficient. We practise barefoot. (Admission is from age 14.)

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Updated on 12 May 2021 at 11:11 am
Everybody is welcome! Our current and previous dojo members come from Germany, Azerbaijan, Czechia, France, Hungary, Japan, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden and the USA. — Please read about our values.

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  • Seminar with Jan Nevelius - 27 January 2020

    Underneath the outer techniques of aikido lie inner principles, which play an important role in the peaceful martial art. During his seminar at the Aikido Dojo Oberursel, the Swedish teacher Jan Nevelius showed a number of memorable examples and applications which nevertheless require a lot of...

  • Kyu Gradings / 60 Members - 27 October 2019

    The intensive preparations paid off: five dojo members passed their kyu tests last weekend. They received very positive feedback from the jury, which consisted of head instructor Klaus Meßlinger and additional panel members who were partially from other dojos to ensure neutral evaluation. On top...

  • Seminar with Karl Ruben - 4 September 2019

    A sharp sword cuts effortlessly, and just as effortlessly should Aikido techniques be executed. At his seminar in Oberursel, Karl Ruben showed what challenges working with the wooden sword presents to both partners, and how this practice can be transferred to empty-handed Aikido techniques....

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What People Say

Mirjam Fischer"Connection, Exchange, Development – Klaus Messlinger chose a great motto for his aikido dojo in Oberursel. A motto that describes the deep effects of aikido practice. Klaus walks his talk, he is a mover and shaker. He moves people's hearts, builds relationships, creates space for the community to connect and practise together and make friends. He tirelessly reaches out to teachers from other parts of Germany and Europe, invites them to teach seminars, and thus creates a great variety of experiences for his dojo members. He offers his students a solid tuition that goes beyond the purely technical aspects of the art. This is a great enrichment of the aikido scene in the Frankfurt neighbourhood."
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Aikido in Oberursel
Dojo Promotion 2019

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Sonja Sauer @ Oberursel 2019
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Ludvig Jönson @ Oberursel 2018
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