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Creation Date: 04-15-2003 08:42 PM
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  #1 New 04-15-2003 09:03 PM
Well, this will have to be short, due to it almost being my bedtime.

Wow, I don't think I've had this much fun in a long time! Forgive any typos/spelling stuffs...my head's a bit tippy from my poor hard falls.

Only three of us again today...sensei, Josh, and me. Josh got his gi today and showed up a bit late because of that.

We started off with some rolls to warm up...as "usual." I can see improvment in my rolls, but I still have a real hard time with rolling with right foot forward. Left is easier, for some reason. My back rolls are still weird...I guess. Didn't hurt myself, at least. :]

Then we did some knee-walking...that was fun :] Gotta work on keeping my feet together, but I didn't have much trouble keep my balance...though I got going too fast and almost tipped myself over when I switched to the other mats.

My sister still wants to join the class...we'll have to talk mom into letting her...mom doesn't like the idea of her being the only girl in the class.

Can't remember the name of it, but the little warm up where you stand in hanmi and push both hands out from your hips...yeah, that one... Anyway, we did one throw with ryote dori where you just use that exercise to push them over... fun stuff.

I really need to learn some more of the vocabulary...got onegi shimas and domo arigato down before I started, but all the waza names are confusing...though I do know what shomen uchi is!

Okay...my eyes are starting to cross...that means too much staring at the screen... Until next time! (Actually, I guess that wasn't all that short, after all?)

~Veers

[EDIT]Yeah, I was out of it last night...that was my fourth class, not fifth![/EDIT]
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