View Single Post
Old 05-23-2004, 06:34 PM   #8
aikidoc
Dojo: Aikido of Midland
Location: Midland Texas
Join Date: Dec 2000
Posts: 1,652
United_States
Offline
Re: Poll: Would initiating a technique as nage go against your own aikido philosophy?

Hikitsuchi sensei's tapes show this as George says and I believe Iwama ryu does this as well. I think the point of question is the intent issue. If you know your are going to be attacked, then why wait for them to hit you first. Control the situation.
  Reply With Quote