Dave Findlay wrote:
Oh, and at one point seoi-nage was also allowed. I personally think this would be real useful today as it would help people maintain "better" aikido maii, rather than ending up real close and looking to lever arms about.
Out of interest, how would that work? IANAJudoka, but I thought it was another fairly close range technique, and would be just another incentive to get in there. Unless you mean allowing it to tanto along with the atemi waza... *mind wanders* hmmm, you could start giving tsukiari if tanto can successfully tread on toshu's feet or something...