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Old 02-21-2004, 09:36 PM   #7
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Dojo: Seiwa Dojo and Southside Dojo
Location: Battle Creek & Kalamazoo, MI
Join Date: Feb 2002
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Re: Question regarding an incident during early aikido

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...nor anywhere else to go, as this is the only dojo of its kind in my location.
Are there other styles of martial arts around? Personally I'd rather train with a good karate instructor than a bad aikido instructor. If it turns out that you can't train there without fearing for your safety, leave don't look back, and don't feel bad about it.


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