There currently exist three training locations in the United States Taido Association. I have provided some some basic information below:
US Taido Honbu Dojo – US headquarters
Head instructor – Mitsunobu “Mits” Uchida – 7dan president, US Taido Association also
- Mitsuaki Uchida – 5dan
- Brendan Dumont – 4dan
URL – www.taidokarate.com
Phone – 770.242.6406
The primary training center in the US is located in Norcross, Georgia. Classes are offered six days a week, with several classes each day for children and adults.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida Dojo
Head instructor – Tom DeVenny – 5dan
Phone – 954.763.9188
This “first branch location” was founded in 1997.
Georgia Tech Taido Club
Head instructor – Bryan Sparks – 3dan
Since 1996, GT Taido have built a reputation for high quality students – a reputation solidified at the US Taido 30th anniversary championships wherein every single competitor from our dojo won at least one medal. Classes are held twice a week.