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Old 01-05-2008, 07:22 AM   #90
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Re: I'm Leaving Aikido

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Carl Rylander wrote: View Post
I want to have a realistic idea of what I am capable of in a real fight.
You will never know this until you are in a fight... The mental and physical conditions (both the positive and the negative) that occur in a fight (not to mention the stakes) are impossible to faithfully reproduce in the dojo. You can train to be prepared, and that makes good sense, but only being is truly knowing...
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