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so here we are at mushinkan, again we are only a small class but hey we are good, ok so i wasnt getting things right first off but practice makes perfect, doing kote gaeshi something or other (ok so im not big on technical jargon) i really felt i learnt something and im starting to remember alot more what ive been doing in our previous classes. unfortunatly we cant go mad with weapons as the room we are in has a low ceiling but hey us aikidokas will try any thing once, and there we were doing a bit of weapons practice wen CRASH peter nearly stuck his jo through the roof oooooooppps guess we wont be trying that one again, and so ................... erm any waywill be back next week with more tails from the aiki side, gods bless take care and sweet aiki dreams
ok so all of our seniors wer doing a seminar yesterday but does that excuse the cruddy attitude our kids instructor had toward them, ok hell who dont get nackered. it made me not want to take the kids there again. but any way was doing ok on the technique last night i think im possibly getting better on the foot workoh the agony i ate mat a totall of 6 times last night all thanks to panter sensei, oooooo ouch i think i really hurt my shoulder. so people wat do u think about the instructor thing i mean as well as picking my 5 year old daughter up by her arm he then scared my son half to death by banging on the mats so hardhe narrowly missed hitting his head. ok enough of my ramblings ok so im gonna take my meds now lol, and rest calmly for tonights enstallment of pain
ok so i havent done mushinkan for a month as we have been having dojo problems but now this has been sorted,we had a great class doing nikkiyo technique, met up with all my friends including our very patient and wise teacher mark, its been nice to see all of my friends and yes i ended up eating mat a few times but fun was had. well id better be off to get my much needed beauty sleep take care all of you who read this and keep smiling
so another excellent class taught by the wonderful ray panter, i just keep on doing this to my self, well there i was doing sankiyo with my partner, ok i wasnt doing that well, so i asked our beloved sensei if he would mind showing us the correct technique (this is always a mistake) he said sure grab my wrist so obliged and there i am eating mat oooooooo the agony from now on im gonna keep quiet and not be a play thing for panter sensei, im in so much pain and ive got another class tomorrow so more pain for me (yay)
well i had another excellent class again wednesday,but my mouth tends to run away abit so there i am doing kote gashi with the sempai who was going,ever so careful with me as ive not been going long when i stupidly said aw come on you can put more power into it than that so obligingly he did and he spun round so fast that my feet left the floor, he got me on the floor and had me in such agony the likes of which i had never felt before, so the moral of this story is KEEP YOUR MOUTH SHUT! .
ok so i have my kids going to said same class and they love every minute of it, they have a great respect of the teachers, and have made alot of friends, but they want to more classes what am i going to do? may be i shold hire our sensei to teach them at home may be or should i take them to another martial arts class who knows. well im off to ponder the meaning of life, the universe and every thing else