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Old 03-24-2008, 12:03 PM   #4
Dojo: Dale City Aikikai
Location: VA
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 393
Re: Dojo Training Syllabus

John Matsushima wrote: View Post
.... Every shodan in Aikido, no matter what the organization or dojo, should be able to demonstrate in some form a syllabus of all basic techniques.
The problem with this is trying to get everyone to agree. What you might think is a basic technique, somebody else might consider it to be advance. Remember also that not all styles do the same techniques. Some styles don't do koshinage or chokes as well as stuff against kicks.
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