Sempai - 2nd Dan

Tom Aidich

Mr. Aidich has been training at Okinawan Martial Arts with Sensei Ounkham for over 8 years. He received the rank of Sandan (3rd Degree Black Belt) in 2018 and received a Shodan (1st Degree Black Belt) rank in Kobudo (weapons combat) in 2017.

He is an Instructor in the Junior, Youth and Adult classes and trains on a regular basis.

Outside of Okinawan Martial Arts he is a mechanical engineer in the plastics industry by trade and holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering from UW-Milwaukee. To his credit are several published research papers and a US patent.

In his free-time, Mr. Aidich is an avid outdoorsman and spends the fall grouse and woodcock hunting deep in the north woods with his two spaniels Molly and Duke. The entire Aidich family has trained at Okinawan Martial Arts with his wife Nicole and two sons, Josef and Jake.