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Old 11-17-2009, 01:24 PM   #32
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Re: Why do we use so much grappling in Aikido?

Phil Van Treese wrote: View Post
Grappling in judo is newaza, not tachi waza. Tachi waza is standing techniques.
Grappling is an English word, thus my clarification. Grappling is not exclusively newaza.

Chris Moses
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