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Old 11-23-2013, 03:18 PM   #10
Bernd Lehnen
Join Date: Jan 2013
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Re: YouTube: Morihei Ueshiba - Rare Aikido Demonstration (1957)

Karl Arant wrote: View Post
I love the old black and white films. I'm always struck by just how small O Sensei was, even by Japanese standards. He looks maybe 5' - 5'1'', 130lbs. at the most, but still fast a fish. Not too bad for an old man Proof positive that technique can overcome strength and power, when applied properly.
Where's the proof? My teacher told me, that O Sensei was at that time still an outstandingly strong person. Even by todays standards. So…?


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