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Old 03-21-2002, 09:51 AM   #12
Johan Tibell
Dojo: Aikido Dojo Gamlestaden
Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Join Date: Nov 2001
Posts: 56
Re: Running Away/ Aikido?

Originally posted by Bruce Baker

The reason Martial Arts came into being was injustice and inequities by larger stronger people over smaller people giving tactical advantage to the smaller person. It isn't stressed by all teachers in each class, but you must do what ever it takes to preserve your well being to live.
Well, yes and no. Depends on what you define as martial art. Bujutsu are techniques/tactics originally used in war. By both weak and strong...

- Johan

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To approach the many through a single principle
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