7th Dan Shihan, Aikikai
Frank Doran Sensei is our division leader in the California Aikido Association. He is
also the chief instructor of Aikido West, located in Redwood City,
Doran Sensei conducts Aikido seminars throughout
He began training in Aikido in 1959. Now in his 70's,
Doran Sensei's Aikido is characterized by precise
technique and impeccable posture.