Thread: Aikido Works
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Old 05-26-2005, 11:35 AM   #57
Ron Tisdale
Dojo: Doshinkan dojo in Roxborough, Pa
Location: Phila. Pa
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Re: Aikido Works

Hi Michael,

Most of the early students of Ueshiba already knew ukemi from one source or another. From what I hear and read, ukemi wasn't 'taught'. I see the same in some schools in Daito ryu today...

Ron Tisdale
"The higher a monkey climbs, the more you see of his behind."
St. Bonaventure (ca. 1221-1274)
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