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Old 04-19-2003, 03:16 PM   #2
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I have found that claims like the french are very hard to substantiate. Like in every other country different dojo and styles exist. Some are strong and muscular and others are soft and flowing where as yet another part seems to focus on healing powers or whatever.

I have been in France several times and trained with students of Tissier and with students of Tamura. Soft and ineffective I havent encountered.

Erik Jurrien Menzel
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