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Old 11-08-2013, 04:55 AM   #37
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Re: YouTube: Christian Tissier at 2013 World Combat Games

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Gerardo Torres wrote: View Post
Hey I'm no particular fan of Tissier, but I find it hilarious how overly critical (and cultish) are some aikidoka towards other styles (as Keith said, no wonder some don't post videos). Anything that does not fall within one of their favorite shihan or styles, they immediately reduce it to twirling ribbons and dancing. All organizational aikido is more or less working with the same information, attributes and flaws, including trained compliant uke. Some commentators need to buy mirrors...
Seconded.
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