Chris Crull Sensei

Chris Crull, 1st Degree Black Belt

Aiki-Kids Instructor

Chris Crull started his Aikido training in 2001 at Valley Aikido in Northhampton, Massachusetts under the direction of Larry Levitt Shihan and Julia Freedgood Sensei.  Chris also trained at Indianapolis Aikikai under Joe Lavelle Sensei and Dave Johnson Sensei.  Chris came to Cleveland Aikikai in 2012, and achieved his Shodan (1st degree black belt) rank in 2015.   Chris is an attorney and an instructor at the University of Akron School of Law.   He has two kids, and enjoys helping teach the kid’s Aikido classes, where his son also trains.