United States Center Of Real Aikido is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization dedicated to the path of
self-improvement through the study of martial arts. We do not discriminate based
on Race, Religion, Creed, Gender, Sexual Orientation, Disabilities, Medical
Conditions, or Economic
Real Aikido is first and only Serbian
ultimate self-defense martial art.
Real Aikido is efficient, widely applicable self-defense
skill, derived from
traditional aikido and jujitsu. It involves joint locks, throws, strikes, blocks, and chokes.
The founder of Real Aikido is Grand Master
holder of the black belt, 10th
Dan, professor of Real Aikido
and Ju-jitsu. Thanks to his
long experience acquired and
improved by continuous contact
with first-class Japanese masters
of this skill, master Vracarevic
distinguished several thousand
techniques, purified them, reformed
their elements, introducing
in his own knowledge from other
fighting skills, creating a
new style Real Aikido - extremely
efficient and flexible system
of defense techniques. Flexibility
of Real Aikido is just one of
its most important characteristics.
Putting together different techniques
according to the real situation,
maximal efficiency is achieved.
Transition from one to another
technique is simple, and only
knowledge and skill will determine
which elements someone will
use. These unlimited possibilities
of combining, enable multiple
applies of Real Aikido.
no age limit in practicing
Real Aikido. This skill is very convenient
for the adults' recreation and
it also effects decidedly on
children's psycho-physical development
and mobility. Real Aikido is
especially suitable for body
guards and special military
and police units training. In
this field, Grand Master Vracarevic
has achieved unique results
... body guards training of
the President of Zimbabwe, Mr.
Robert Mougabe, the President
of Libya, Mr. Mohamar Gaddafy,
the Russian police special units
"Alpha" and "Cobra".
Grand Master Ljubomir Vracarevic is Major-General in Russian Army and one
of main defense and intelligence instructors. Shihan, Vladimir Djordjevic is
tactical instructor for numerous units and agencies world wide.
Djordjevic, Chief Instructor
Time's "U.S. Martial Arts Hall Of Fame"
Djordjevic was born on January
23, 1973 in Belgrade, Yugoslavia.
He holds 6.DAN in Real Aikido
& Jujitsu, 7th Degree Black Belt
6. DAN in Daito-Ryu-Aiki-Bujicu.
Vladimir started Karate training
at the age of seven under the
instruction of his late father.
At the age of thirteen he starts
training in Taekwondo with the
teacher Vlada Savic. During
that time he is active in European
handball playing for his elementary
and high school and later for
his city team and professionally
for "IMR- Rakovica"
BG, & "Partizan"-
eighties he becomes focused
only on Martial Arts starting
with Full Contact and Savate
Box, while in early nineties
he becomes focused on Kickboxing
and Thai box. He becomes a member
of state team Red Star, Belgrade,
coached by Neven Dondur and
Nebojsa Milosevic. During this
period he competes in many Kickboxing
serves army from March 1991
to May 1992. First six months
he is in army police force,
but for the reminding time he
is a part of Anti-terrorist-diversant
force. During this time, together
with his superiors he trainees
other soldiers in martial arts.
Besides Kickboxing, Savate and
Thai box with which he has already
mastered he come in contact
with Aikido, JuJitsu and Judo.
army, he returns as a team member
of Red Star, Belgrade. In 1993
he opens his own school for
Kickboxing, together with Kickboxing
Federation of Yugoslavia he
organizes State Junior Championship
in Kickboxing. During this time
he gets introduced to Grand
Master Ljubomir Vracarevic owner of
aikido school in Vracar,
becomes a major turning influence
in Vladimir's outlook on martial
arts. Vladimir becomes more
aware of importance of self
defense presented in Aikido
and JuJitsu. In the same year
Ljubomir Vracarevic opens a
school for new form of aikido
called Real Aikido. This form
focused on using highly flexible
and wildly incorporated set of
self-defense techniques taken
from the knowledge of Japanese
sensei's, excluding the elements
of religion and philosophy.
Using this as a base and adding
the elements from different
martial arts techniques Ljubomir
formed a style that Vladimir
will devote himself to completely.
started training under Ljubomir
Vracarevic, his talent obvious
from the beginning. That's why
soon after, under the supervision
of his trainer, because of high
popularity of Real Aikido, Vladimir
opened his own school for real
aikido called "School of
Real Aikido Djordjevic".
Immediately after opening sensei
Zoran Petkovic becomes a main
instructor, while Vladimir and
Nikola Ognenov become his assistants.
During this whole time Vladimir
still trainees in World Center
of Real Aikido under sensei
Ljubomir Vracarevic. He attained
his master title in 1997 in
he comes to West Palm Beach,
Florida. Immediately he starts
training in the academy of Mat
Birov (five times undefeated
championship in Open style:
KickBoxing, ThaiBox, Judo,
After couple months of training
Vladimir becomes an instructor
in the same academy. In 1999
Vladimir has a match with Mat
in open style. After 48 minutes
of fighting the match was pronounced
After the match Mat announced:"
I thought that because of his
speed and powerful low kick,
if I knock him down on the floor
I will win, but once we were
down on the floor I couldn't
get him of me".
end of 1999 Vladimir moved to
Chicago where he continued his
training in several clubs throughout
the area. He focuses mainly
on his own advancement, mostly
in club "Shidokan Karate
USA". In January of 2001 he opened
his own school "Ultimate
Martial Arts Academy".
In June 2002 under the guidance
of his sensei Ljubomir
Vladimir opened first school
of Real Aikido in America called
" United States Center of
Real Aikido ".
- Vladimir is currently finishing
his first book " Our Way
- Real Aikido "
, that should be coming out
at the end of 2007.
- He is intensively teaching
Real Aikido techniques for
self defense used by: law
enforcement agencies, bodyguard
schools, security companies.
- He produces fight scenes
for movies scenes located
in Midwest area.
was inducted into
" 2002 Hall Of Fame "
Martial Arts Magazine's Hall
Of Fame 2003 - "
Excellence in Teaching of
the Martial Arts ".
Martial Arts Hall of Fame
2003 - " Distinguished
Master Instructor of the
Arts Association -
International - "
Ambassador of the MAA "
member of United States
Martial Arts Association,
World Center of Real Aikido,
Combat Martial Arts
Championship 2003 - Adult
Martial Arts World Games
2004 - Gold Medallist (Self
- Certified Defensive
Martial Art Hall Of Fame
2004 - " Most
The Year "
GRAND Nationals & WSKF
2004 - BB
- Head Referee for Self-Defense, Jujitsu and Kick Boxing Styles in numerous associations & federations, nation & worldwide. ( WAKO, USNTF, AKA, WSKF, Arnold MAWG, CMAPA, WKA, AJA, ...)
- CBS 2 Chicago, The Best Rape - Prevention Instructor. (
video clip )
and Illinois Head
representative of KIAI,
JJFS, ISCA, SBC, EJJU, ...
Martial Arts Hall Of Fame
2005 - Training Camp
Instructor - Rape Prevention
Martial Arts Hall Of Fame
2006 - Training Camp
Instructor - Self Defense
PREVENTION VIDEO CLIP "CBS
2 TV - CHICAGO"