Thread: Aikido at forty
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Old 08-14-2007, 10:04 AM   #20
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Re: Aikido at forty

Carl Rylander wrote: View Post
Thanks for all the encouragement, guys!

I suppose I passed my athletic peak at twenty three, like most people. I can still do one hundred pressups. My back's a little weak, but it could be brought up to strength.

If I don't do it soon, I never will.
I'm not sure that I've ever been able to 100 press ups. Strengthen that back and your core, but you sound like you'll do just fine. I know people who started in their 50's and 60's and are still training.


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