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Old 01-07-2013, 11:23 AM   #80
Dojo: Charlotte Aikikai Agatsu Dojo
Join Date: Aug 2007
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Re: Atemi and Aikido

Daniel Wilson wrote: View Post
Even on soft targets, the hand strike or kick should be focused not on the target but an inch or more past the target.
i understand the focus beyond the target aspect. the pine forest association has a wanted dead or alive out for me on boards mass murder and destruction. what i am trying to point out is that the systema folks did something different. also, those buggers ability to take a hit and keep on going is just nuts. they changed some of my striking perspectives.

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