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Old 06-03-2008, 09:13 PM   #29
L. Camejo
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Location: Mississauga, Ontario
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Re: effectivness of technique

Mary Eastland wrote: View Post
So here is my every single technique that every single student does in your dojo guaranteed to be martially effective every time they throw?
So we go from "there is no fight in Aikido" to the above quoted question. It seems that the questions of "fighting", "martial effectiveness" or "self defence value" are causing some stirring in your spirit of late.

I think the following videos will lend some context to your position in this discussion, at least lending some visual assistance to what you are trying to impart in your training method and how it fits within the whole "effectiveness" debate -


--Mushin Mugamae - No Mind No Posture. He who is possessed by nothing possesses everything.--
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