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Old 02-23-2006, 12:36 PM   #26
Dirk Hanss
 
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Re: Is Aikido right for me?

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Michael Gulotta wrote:
There is a dojo down the street from my house that I never knew about.

Robert Boehm Sensei holds the rank of Sandan. In addition to Aikido, he has trained in a variety of martial arts and has over 20 years of experience. Boehm Sensei is a sergeant with the Providence, RI, Police Department, chief firearms and defensive tactics instructor, and bomb technician. He is also a member of the department's SWAT team. Boehm Sensei is a recognized police use of force expert.
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Short answer, even if a little bit late:

Aikido is right for you, 'though I am not sure if you are ready for aikido.

The dojo near you might be a good combination of what you are looking for and what you need.

Just start and tell us later.

Dirk
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