I love the classes and the challenge my son gets when attending River Valley Aikido!
Dan (Ft. Smith)
All 4 of my sons attend River Valley Aikido, and they love it!
Susan (Van Buren)
Our family had to come back from summer vacation early because my kids didn't want to miss their class!
River Valley Aikido Sensei
Greg Null Sensei – DojoCho/Chief Instructor
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Greg Null Sensei is a Yondan (4th degree black belt) Aikikai, recognized by Hombu dojo in Japan. Mr. Null adds to his training through seminars throughout the United States as well as overseas and is a founding member of the Zenshinkai Aikido Association. Mr. Null has trained in Bulgaria, Okinawa, China and Singapore and routinely travels to Hombu dojo in Japan to train. He is also certified in Aikido For Law Enforcement – Tactical Applications. Mr. Null also teaches hand-to-hand combat tactics for the Sebastian County Sheriff’s Dept. and S.W.A.T. team. In 2011 he was appointed as the Vice-Chairman of the Zenshinkai Aikido Association. Mr. Null also sits on the National Teaching Committee for the ZAA.
Forrest Roberts Sensei – Assistant Instructor
Mr. Roberts is a Shodan (1st degree black belt) Aikikai, recognized by Hombu dojo in Japan. Roberts Sensei is assisting in the children’s and adult’s program under the direction of Null Sensei and is a certified aikido instructor.
Shane Bocksnick Sensei – Assistant Instructor
Mr. Bocksnick is a Shodan (1st degree black belt) Aikikai, recognized by Hombu dojo in Japan. Bocksnick Sensei runs the children’s program and assists the adult program under the direction of Null Sensei. He is also a certified aikido instructor by the ZAA.
Brad Hayes – Assistant Instructor
Mr. Hayes is a 2nd kyu (brown belt) and is a certified aikido instructor by the ZAA. Mr. Bocksnick assists in the children’s program under the direction of Null Sensei.