His students say: "He is an eye-opening teacher, especially for beginners. He has a way with changing your perspective, and not just about Aikido - he makes you see yourself."
Elliot Freeman is the Chief Instructor of the Three Rivers Aikido dojo. He has been training and teaching in Aikido for over 40 years, and has been in the martial arts over 45 years. His teacher is Master Steven Seagal, 8th degree black belt.
Pictured: Sensei Freeman working with a student under the Great Abe Sensei.