Teachers

Mantas Puodžiūnas

Mantas Puodžiūnas 
President of association
  • Aikido Aikikai 4 dan;
  • Founder of Aikido school “Aidas”
  • Vice-president of Lithuanian United Aikido Federation;
  • Martial arts have been practiced since 1989;
  • Aikido practiced since 1998;
  • Aikido instructor of Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences;
  • Has graduated Lithuanian Sports University;
  • Annually participates in international Aikido seminars and Aikido summer camps;
  • Regularly performs apprenticeships in Hombu Dojo (International Aikido Centre in Tokyo, Japan);
  • Organizer of numerous Aikido demonstrations, summer camps and presentations.

Kęstutis Stankūnas

Kęstutis Stankūnas
  • Aikido Aikikai 2 dan;
  • Co-founder of Aikido school “Aidas”;
  • Martial arts has been practiced since 1991 ;
  • Aikido has been practiced since 2001;
  • Graduated Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences;
  • Annually participates in international Aikido seminars and summer camps;
  • Regularly perfoms apprenticeships in Hombu Dojo (International Aikido Centre in Tokyo, Japan)
  • Organizer and participant of numerous Aikido demonstrations, summer camps and presentations.

Romualdas Stonkus

Romualdas Stonkus
  • Aikido Aikikai 2 dan;
  • Co-fornder of Aikido school “Aidas”;
  • Aikido has been practiced since 1994;
  • Graduated Vilnius University and Kaunas Technology University;
  • Annually participates in international Aikido seminars;
  • Regularly performs apprenticeships in Hombu Dojo;
  • Participant of many Aikido demonstrations.

Elena Jėčiūtė Puodžiūnienė

Elena Jėčiūtė-Puodžiūnienė 
Administrator
  • Aikido Aikikai 1 dan;
  • Martial arts has been practiced since 2005;
  • Aikido has been practiced since 2007;
  • Graduated Vilnius University;
  • Organizer of numerous Aikido summer camps and demonstrations for children;
  • Regularly participates in international Aikido seminars.
  • Participated in internships in Japan, Tokyo, Aikido Hombu Dodzio.

Algis Daugmaudis
  • Aikido Aikikai 2 dan;
  • Dziudo 3 Kyu;
  • Martial arts has been practicing since 2004;
  • Aikido has been practicing since 2009;
  • Annually participates in international Aikido seminars and summer camps;
  • Hosts Aikido summer camps for children;
  • Lithuania’s multiple weightlifting champion and prizeman, the winner of tournament of the Baltic states and the world vice-champion.

Michail Arefjev

Michail Arefjev
  • Aikido Aikikai 1 Kyu;
  • Aikido has been practicing since 2011;
  • Graduated Vilnius University Faculty of Phylosophy ;
  • Annually participates in international Aikido seminars;
  • Hosts Aikido summer camps for children.

Valentina Lokteva
  • Aikido Aikikai 2 Kyu;
  • Aikido has been practicing since 2011;
  • Graduated Vilnius centro school;
  • Studying at Vilnius college,faculty of health cear;
  • Annually participates in international Aikido seminars;
  • Hosts Aikido summer camps for children.

Margarita Aleksandravičiūtė

Margarita Aleksandravičiūtė
  • Aikido Aikikai 2 Kyu;
  • Aikido has been practicing since 2011;
  • Studijuoja Vilniaus universitete, Gamtos mokslų fakultete, ekologiją;
  • Kasmet dalyvauja tarptautiniuose Aikido seminaruose ir parodomosiose programose;
  • Veda vaikų ir jaunimo stovyklas.

Milda Barzdaitė

Milda Barzdaitė
  • Aikido Aikikai 2 Kyu;
  • Aikido has been practicing since 2009;
  • Baigė medicinos studijas Vilniaus universiteto Medicinos fakultete;
  • Dirba šeimos gydytoja rezidente;
  • Kasmet dalyvauja tarptautiniuose Aikido seminaruose;
  • Veda vaikų ir jaunimo vasaros stovyklas.

Jūratė Gylytė

Jūratė Gylytė
  • Aikido Aikikai 2 Kyu;
  • Aikido has been practicing since 2011;
  • Baigė Vilniaus universiteto Ekonomikos fakultetą;
  • Dirba vaikų darželyje auklėtoja;
  • Kasmet dalyvauja tarptautiniuose Aikido seminaruose.

Audronė Turskaitė

Audronė Turskaitė
  • Aikido Aikikai 4 Kyu;
  • Aikido has been practicing since 2011;
  • School Administrator;
  • Every year participates in international seminars;
  • Conducts children’s and youth camps.

Giedrius Baliūnas

Giedrius Baliūnas
Chief instructor of branch dojo in Marijampole
  • Aikido Aikikai 1 Dan;
  • Founder of Aikido association “Aikivaras” in Marijampole;
  • Martial arts has been practiced since 1989;
  • Aikido has been practiced since 1993;
  • Special forces combat training 1995-2003;
  • Healthy lifestyle and conditioning has been propagated since 1988;
  • Graduated Marijampolė Higher Pedagogical School, Lithuanian Academy of Law, Vilnius University Faculty of Law;
  • Organizer of numerous Aikido demonstrations and presentations.