Paul Magee has practiced Aikido since 1985. He was introduced to the Aikikai style at Lee Sensei's dojo in Taipei, and went on to study it for a further five years with Nishimura Sensei at Koshiro dojo in Kyoto.

The other instructors at Exeter Aikido are James Wenger who has been with Exeter Aikido since it's launch, Lucie Spiers who joined shortly after the club started, Richard "Reg" Perring who has been with Exeter Aikido since moving back to Exeter in 2000 and Joe Dickinson who was awarded his Dan grade during our 2011 Japan trip.