Class Information
Zen Budokai
Stanford Jujitsu Club

We are part of the Stanford Martial Arts Program (SMAP) and provide the Stanford community with quality instruction in the martial art of aiki jujitsu. We emphasize practical methods of self-defense and our comprehensive style includes throws, joint locks, submission holds, strikes, ground fighting, and police control techniques. Beginners through advanced welcome.


Spring classes will start on Tuesday, April 3 at 7:30 pm. New students, the exterior doors to the building are locked after hours. During the first 30 minutes of class, we will periodically check the southeast (basement) doors and let you in if necessary.

Mar 28, 2018: If you need card access to the building, please fill out this google form.

Mar 28, 2018: New jujitsu students, please join our Stanford mailing list.

Mar 28, 2018: Spring classes begin on Tuesday, April 3 at 7:30 pm in Arrillaga Family Sports Center, Basement Room 010 (wrestling room). Bike racks and free parking is available.
- Important: Complete our waiver and bring it to class.
- Read through the White Belt Handout.
- Explore this website for details on the Club, and if there are further questions, contact our officers.

Class Info
Details about the Club, its members, and its history. Includes information about class times, location, what to wear, etc.


The techniques we study indexed by chart, belt rank, and attack. Also includes a Japanese glossary and various Club documents.


Download video clips of some techniques done by high-ranking current and former club members. Clips are in .mpg format.

Zen Budokai

General information about Zen Budokai Aiki Jujitsu, including some of its leaders, blackbelts, various schools, and history.


Links to local martial art schools and other related sites.

Aiki Jujitsu

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