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Old 08-07-2006, 09:08 AM   #11
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Re: Aikido and Climbing

The finger strength you get from climbing is also good for eagle/dragon claw applications in kung-fu e.g. tearing lumps of flesh off people. Have a look into this, there are some excellent grabs to vital areas which can be devestating if you have the finger strength.

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