In English

Meido-Kan was established in 1963 in Helsinki. Today it is the largest budo club in Finland and it offers you qualified and guided training in different levels of martial arts including Aikido, Judo, Karate, Iaido and Taiji. We also arrange special courses and training for beginners, adults and juniors. In addition there is an exercise school for children starting from three years of age.

Training Centers

We are located near central Helsinki in two training centers: the Olympic Stadium (enter beside the tower) and Vallila, address Päijänteentie 1.

Courses for beginners

Beginner courses start normally in September and January.

Advanced and visitors training

See time table for training and courses. You can also call or send email to our contact persons below.

Fees

Courses for beginners is in judo 180 €, other 140 €. Club membership after beginners courses is in judo 250 €, aikido 200 €, karate 180 €, taiji 180 € and iaido 180 € a year. Visitor fees for nonmembers  is 70 € a season (spring, summer and autumn), payable in advance to our account with Nordea-Bank, account number FI90 1023 3000 2025 93 [BIC: NDEAFIHH]. Visitor fee is applicable for persons paying membership fee to another club.

 

Contact

 

Our office: 
Mailing adress: Meido-Kan ry, Päijänteentie 1, 00550 Helsinki, Finland
Telephone : +358 9 870 2901
Fax : +358 9 870 2935
E-mail: info@meidokan.fi 

or  heikki.lahteenkorva@borentum.fi

Chairman: Mr. Heikki Lähteenkorva: 
Telephone : +358 40 500 7222
E-mail: heikki.lahteenkorva@borentum.fi

Contact persons:
Aikido: Tom Granström               Terhi Kallonen (beginning aikido in Meido-Kan)     
Telephone : +358 50 512 4232      +358 50581 0506
Both can be reached by email: aikido@meidokan.fi

Judo: Arttu Laitinen 
Telephone : +358 40 751 1333
E-mail: judo@meidokan.fi

Karate: Maaria Kalliomäki
E-mail: karate@meidokan.fi

Iaido: Vesa Tuukkanen
Telephone : +358 40 755 3844
E-mail: iaido@meidokan.fi

Taiji: Petri Nieminen
Telephone : +358 400 431 377

Okinawan Kobujutsu: Jukka Paasonen
Telephone : +358 50 487 3301
E-mail: kobujutsu@meidokan.fi