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Old 11-30-2006, 08:05 AM   #296
Erick Mead
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Re: Aikido: The learning of natural movement

Tim Anderson wrote:
Actually, there is video footage of Ueshiba performing just such a technique but its from a push on the knee instead of the forearm. I am not sure which video series it is from but I am sure someone out there does.
It was described earlier as a "thigh push." David Skaggs clipped it out as an adjunct to my mechanical analysis of the video you mention.

He excerpted my analysis in toto and added the clip here:

The direct link to the video is here:

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