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Old 06-06-2014, 06:54 PM   #15
Join Date: Jun 2011
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Re: Adapted Training

Janet Rosen wrote: View Post
1. People who cling to a romantic ideal of the aikido they did twenty years ago. I see this all the time, They come back to the dojo as dinged up middle aged folks. They don't heed our advice to pace themselves, to maybe sit out part of the class as needed, to maybe skip a technique or some ukemi. They train full tilt for one class, the next day are in terrible pain, and they disappear again for a couple of years....then try it again. They cannot get their head around another model of being on the mat.
I see this one a lot!
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