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Old 11-06-2012, 07:26 PM   #28
Michael Hackett
Dojo: Kenshinkan Dojo (Aikido of North County) Vista, CA
Location: Oceanside, California
Join Date: Oct 2000
Posts: 1,236
Re: worst injury you've ever heard of/seen

The worst I know of was an acquaintance performing randori during a dan test. She dropped to do a sudori and was struck, probably by a knee, in the neck. She was instantly paralyzed, thankfully temporarily. An ambulance ride and a few days in the hospital led to a full and complete recovery. She currently practices and teaches aikido. Scary at the very least.

"Leave the gun. Bring the cannoli."
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