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Old 08-30-2013, 12:48 PM   #169
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Re: Is is it still Aikido if you take away the Japanese clothes, etiquette and other things?

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Demetrio Cereijo wrote: View Post
Kano adapted the jackets used in Cornish/Gouren styles of wrestling. Judogi is european in origin. There's no collar & elbow grip tradition in japanese jujutsu.
You should have put a smiley on this - some people think you are being serious.
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