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Old 06-14-2006, 10:37 AM   #17
Karen Wolek
Dojo: Kingston Aikido
Location: New York
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 322
Re: Bokken - from the spine or not?

Even in suburi, I have been taught to go up to jodan and cut. In my dojo, we are not taught to ever let the bokken end up down behind you.

Every dojo is different. Just like in pretty much everything else!

"Try not. Do...or do not. There is no try." - Master Yoda
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