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Old 04-01-2007, 03:46 PM   #79
Tim Fong
 
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Re: Ki-Aikido or Taiji - effectiveness in developing Qi?

Chris,

I've never met Dan so I can't comment on his skills from personal knowledge.

On the other hand, I have met and trained with Mike as well as Rob and Akuzawa. And I can say, that what they do is different from what I have seen and felt in judo. You might respond that I haven't seen the real judo. However I have worked out with (read: got my ass kicked by ) some players from one of the top programs in the US.

There are similarities between judo that I've felt, and Aunkai, but at a basic level what Akuzawa is teaching and doing feels fundamentally different.

Last edited by Tim Fong : 04-01-2007 at 03:50 PM.
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