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Old 04-25-2007, 06:58 PM   #26
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Re: Atemi waza: good or bad for Aikido?

Yann Golanski wrote: View Post
All the atemi waza clearly come from belting uke one in the jaw.
Much of Atemi (in Aikido/Aiki-jujutsu) comes from pressure point and nerve strikes, and has very little to do with belting someone anywhere.

Larry Novick
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ACE Aikido
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