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Old 08-21-2000, 05:16 AM   #23
andrew
Dojo: NUI, Galway Aikido Club.
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"IMHO, you can't understand a technique without seeing and practicing it...
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Very true. In Tiki Shewans book on Iaido (I read an extract on teaching movement) he says that not only has he never observed somebody learning better when given a verbal explanation, but also that they usually learn worse.
andrew
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