Dwayne Bolt sensei holds the rank of Yondan (4th degree black belt) conferred by Hiroshi Ikeda shihan. Bolt sensei previously trained and at River of Life Center dojo in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania for ten years has been teaching aikido since 1997. In 2005 Bolt sensei opened Aikido Eibukan dojo in King of Prussia. In 2007 the dojo moved to its current location in Jeffersonville, PA. Bolt sensei travels extensively throughout the country and the world, regularly training with Hiroshi Ikeda and Mitsugi Saotome shihans. In addition Bolt sensei makes it a point to diligent consistently train with some of the highest ranking and most talented teachers in the world inclusive of but not limited to, the late Kevin Choate Sensei of Chicago Aikikai, Dan Messisco sensei of Dan Messisco.com, Chuck Weber and Charlie Page Sensei's of Baltimore Aikido, William Gleason Sensei of Shobu Aikido in Boston Massachusetts, just to name a few.
Bolt sensei’s aikido technique is one of seemingly minimal effort for maximum effect and results. The first thing is “aiki”, or the harmony of energy within one’s own mind body and spirit. This is accomplished by a proper relaxed posture and a focused mind. Bolt sensei encourages his students to demand of themselves to push past their own comfort zones which will lead to greater depths of their personal intrinsic discoveries.