Sven Thilo

Sven Thilo (nidan), was exposed to aikido in his home country of Germany in the 1990’s. “Thilo” received his nidan (2nd degree black belt) from Matsuoka Sensei in 2014. His classes focus on refining and polishing technical details and cultivating a bushido spirit.

Thilo has extensive world travel experience, having explored Europe, South America, North America, Asia, and Australia. His global perspective brings unique color and insights to the dojo community. Thilo speaks fluent German.