Thread: Why oh why?
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Old 11-17-2000, 10:04 AM   #2
Nick
Dojo: Aikido of Greater Atlanta
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the best reply I can give is that he studied sword and jo arts, and, if you really think about it, many of the techniques we do, say ikkyo, require to move the arm down, as if to cut it with a sword. Having good sword cuts leads to good "arm cuts", if you will.

Peace,

Nick

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