Joshua Reyer wrote:
Well, here, frankly. And Aikido Journal blogs and forums.
That is reassuring.
I do remember my friend down in Osaka saying he didn't care for the Hombu training since it was more technique oriented, with no explanations as to the deeper power development being given. Which is why he ended up training w/ Abe sensei.
Btw, training in a crowded place isn't bad at all. You learn how to take Ukemi effeicently extremely fast