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Old 10-01-2007, 11:30 AM   #10
James Davis
 
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Dojo: Ft. Myers School of Aikido
Location: Ft. Myers, FL.
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Re: My thoughts about my dojo/sensei

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To sum-up this cute story: My ecstatic-sensei
I would think ecstatic to mean that he loves what he's doing,
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that always talks about Aikido techniques and traditions on the dressing-rooms
doesn't "clock out" when he leaves the mat,

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and likes the fact that I'm only 18 years old (By far the youngest in the class),
and doesn't mind training with newbies.
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is quite low-ranked compared to other teachers
Most teachers are. He has something to offer you, and it seems that he actually wants to share it.

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Do you think that this really matters?
No, but then I'm only a sandan.
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Also, is 3 lessons a week (2 of an hour, and 1 of two hours) enough? Because by reading this forums, I see people training 6 times a week.
Don't worry so much about what other people do.
Train when you can, learn what you can, devote yourself to the art, and maybe some day you can teach that extra class.

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