Holmes King (Nidan)


Holmes is the dojo-cho and chief instructor at Capital City Aikido.  Holmes began training at Capital City Aikido in 2002 under Ron Myers (Sandan) and Greg Jennings (Nidan).  He was awarded the rank of nidan by John Driscoll (Yondan) and Michael O’Quinn (Godan)  at Aikido Nord Du Lac in Mandeville, Louisiana.

Holmes is a former uchideshi at Aikido in Fredericksburg under Aviv Goldsmith (Rokudan).


Peter Garretson (Nidan)


Peter began his study of aikido in 1988.  He counts himself fortunate to have had the opportunity to train many places with gifted and generous teachers, and hopes to pass the flame to others inspired to learn aikido’s many secrets.