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Old 07-01-2007, 11:42 AM   #8
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Dojo: Aikido of Petaluma, Petaluma,CA
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Re: Poll: If a 50 year old person came into your aikido dojo and said that they would

As I have a 76 year old teacher who began training at 40 and is now 4th dan, I don't see why not. They may not reach Shihan but it is possible to reach high rank, even when you begin at the advanced age of 46, which is when I started.


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