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Old 12-23-2012, 12:38 PM   #13
Rob Watson
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Re: Multiple attackers, using their idea of what is happening against them

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When I use the word "Aiki" I am describing an ability to understand your attackers mind, physically blend with their physical movement, and letting your attackers spell their own demise. When I saw this video clip, it was a great example of what I would describe as Aiki. Enjoy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rroRNqBaF4w

Talk about awareness and a calm mind in the face of real danger- awesome!
Can he do it regularly? Can he teach others how to do it? How dos it work when folks are trying to kill you instead of just play patty cake with refs and a rigidly structured set of rules?

Does he describes what it is he does in the same or similar terms as you pin on him?

"In my opinion, the time of spreading aikido to the world is finished; now we have to focus on quality." Yamada Yoshimitsu

Ultracrepidarianism ... don't.