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Old 10-24-2006, 02:28 PM   #32
Erick Mead
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Re: Takemusu Aiki in Systematic Teaching?

Ron Tisdale wrote:
Many people expect a yoshinkan pivot to be 95 degrees when done as a basic movement. My teacher, however, has always stressed that it is ABOUT 95 degrees. ... Common misunderstanding about the yoshinkan basic movements, methodology, and my opinion.
Yep. That is just about precisely the degree of fuzziness I have come to associate with Yoshinkan.


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