Peter Gröndahl wrote:
Yamada wrote an article that was published online that Tamura had declined a promotion to 9 dan.
I think that Jakob got the numbers from the homepage of Swedish Aikikai, www.aikikai.net
. Hovewer I think it´s only in swedish.
I have heard this too, but didn't know that there was an article on it.
Anyone got a link to it? I'd be interested in the thoughts around this.