Aikido of Red Bank

Chris Ednie, Yondan (4th degree black belt), Fukushidoin (certified "Assistant Instructor" by the U.S. Aikido Federation)

Chris Ednie
Chris studied judo as a youth and began training in aikido in 1982 with Mitsugi Saotome Shihan in Washington, DC. From 1993 through 2001, he studied under Rick Stickles Shihan and Skip Chapman Sensei. Chris has been a student of Soviero Sensei and regular member of the instruction staff at Aikido of Red Bank since 2002. His creative and dynamic aikido style reflects his diverse background, and his classes promote a blend of stylistic differences. When not at the dojo, Chris spends time with his wife Saralie and two grown sons Ray and Robbie. He holds a masters degree in business management.