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Old 10-10-2012, 03:46 AM   #15
Chris Li
 
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Re: VoE: AWASE - The Principle of AIKI

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Cliff Judge wrote: View Post
I thought the general understanding was that classical Aikido koshinage comes from the branch of Yagyu Shingan ryu that Ueshiba studied?
Here's an interesting opinion from Yasuo Kobayashi:

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While we're discussing this, as far as I know koshi-nage was not practiced much in the beginning. After Nishio and Kuroiwa researched it independently other instructors began to steal their techniques.
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Chris

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