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Old 03-16-2007, 01:40 PM   #75
Pete Rihaczek
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Re: Aikido vs Brazilian Jujutsu

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Budd Yuhasz wrote: View Post
Great post, as usual, Pete.
Danke.

Like I said I'm not up for a giant discussion on it, but it's worth noting that Helio Gracie's own book on Jiu-Jitsu is reportedly 50-70% standup self-defense (haven't read it myself). He is also reported to have said of cage fighting, "that's not my jiu-jitsu".

Sounds kinda familiar - I guess that's the price anybody pays for founding a style.
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