Mark Lynum of North Bend has opened an Aikido martial arts studio, Higher Learning Martial Arts, for adults and children.
Lynum is a black belt with 12 years experience in teaching and practicing Aikido, is a non-violent, non-competitive martial art.
He will be offering many programs, including an Aikido workout, women’s modern defense program, a special needs program for children and adults, and a sports enhancement program.
Lynum offers ways to get in shape, relieve stress, increase your confidence, lose weight, learn self defense and have fun.
A free self-defense session will also be offered for newcomers, with a gi uniform provided for practice.
Contact Lynum at 425 260-8794 or visit