yes, a good teacher?
for us personality counts. must be presentable. i mean for a physical subject
teacher, she./he must look physically o.k. you know looks she/he can still jog,
(not huffing and puffing) with physical strength, not miss/mr. universe.
at least looks fit and able.
can make us understand what she/he wants to say. can demonstrate the
techniques. patient. many years experience teaching aikido.
knows aikido's history, philosophy, techniques, etc.
must have had a good teacher her/himself.
guess, for us that's it.