Ron Tisdale wrote:
No worries...as I said, it's all good. The amount of diversity is amazing, in light of the systemization...and it's quite nice to have as well.
Given the limited exposure I have had to Yoshinkan, I have wondered how much this systemization affects the development of, or the concept of, takemusu aiki -- the more improvisational development of aiki technique.
I started a thread to follow up on this aspect of Ron's point here:: "Takemusu Aiki in Systematic Teaching?"