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Old 01-14-2013, 10:30 AM   #18
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Re: A Judo that Incorporates Kendo: Jigoro Kano's Ideas and Their Theoretical Develop

Thanks Demetrio, you are very good at finding links to great sources. I thought this quote on page 227 was very interesting:

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According to Tomiki's own words to this author, he learned Yagyu Shinkage-ryu kenjutsu from Kosaburo Gejo with Morihei Ueshiba in his youth. This includes the techniques and concepts of
"Muto-dori", or the methods of defeating an armed opponent while unarmed.

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