Thread: tori vs. dori
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Old 04-07-2009, 11:28 AM   #1
Jon Shickel
Dojo: Elkton Ki-Aikido
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 27
tori vs. dori

Looking for video clips, I see what we would call tori is sometimes called dori. I.e. katate tori vs. katate dori.

Is that just an artifact of translating the Japanese name into the western alphabet, or does it have more significance?
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