Thread: Aikido for MMA?
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Old 08-22-2012, 08:29 AM   #41
Chris Evans
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Re: Aikido for MMA?

the pace of aikido basics classes, for me, are understandably slow and that since my knee has fully recover from the judo randori injury, I think I'm ready to practice judo again, to compliment/supplement my budding aikido.

the fact that judo is not "gentle" at all, with risks to injury during randori/throws and taking hard falls, makes it an effective conditioning for self-defense (saving lives) or for playing MMA.

"The state that separates its scholars from its warriors will have its thinking done by cowards and its fighting by fools."
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