The Long Island Aikikai is the premier Dojo on Long Island, New York. Dedicated to the martial art of Aikido, our school is one of the oldest in the country. Established by Chief Instructor Edward Hagihara in 1964, a student of the founder of Aikido, the mission of the Long Island Aikikai is to help students grow and achieve their potential in the Asian arts. At our Dojo, men, women, and children, of all ages, benefit from our high quality instruction, our robust class offerings, and a facility that is dedicated to personal improvement. Offering classes in both Aikido and Iaido, the Long Island Aikikai provides instruction for authentic martial arts enthusiasts.