Sensei (Teacher)

Masashi Numata

USAF Shidoin 6th Dan

“Do one’s best, and the Path widens”

Born in Himeji, Japan, and raised in a Buddhist temple, Mr. Numata has over 40 years of teaching experience in Aikido classes and seminars. For 20 years, he served as one of the Head Teachers of the Kyoto Aikido Committee.  He also spent 25 years studying under Master Tanaka Bansen Sensei of Osaka Aikikai.