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Old 05-15-2011, 09:07 PM   #5
Walter Martindale
Location: Cambridge, ON
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 677
Re: Basics, basics, basics

Rudy Ternbach wrote: View Post
I had the privilege of attending a seminar in 1976 where Morihiro Saito Sensei said you should begin each morning with basic tenkan practice. I believe he always emphasized daily practice of the basics.
In any high level performance of anything, the people who perform the best generally execute the basics, better than the rest...
Aikido, music, dance, sports, academics, combat, you name it - the people "are" the basics - or they're "one with" the basics, or however you describe it...
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