Welcome to Shunpookan Aikido North Carolina! Established in 2005, SPK NC is the only traditional Aikido school in Gaston County. Conveniently located in Gastonia, North Carolina at the intersection of 321 North and West Franklin Boulevard. Stop by and pay us a visit!
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Saturdays by appointment
St Mark's Church, Gastonia
258 West Franklin Blvd
(Corner of Highway 321 and Franklin road)
Parking available in City Lot, first right past the intersection of 321 and West Franklin.
phone: 704 478 6030
Dan started his Aikido training in Bridgnorth, UK under Sensei Paul Evans. The Bridnorth dojo is part of the Shun Poo Kan system under Shihan Brian Burrows.
Dan is assisted in teaching by his senior students:
Alex Austin - 1st Dan
Gene Spera - 1st Kyu
Steve Austin - 1st Kyu
Visit to Shunpookan UK main dojo, course attendees
Evening out with some of the guys.