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Old 12-06-2004, 08:29 AM   #12
rachel
Dojo: Aikikai Foundation Hombu Dojo, Aikido of Hilo
Location: Tokyo
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 63
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Re: Difference: Male and Female Sensei

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Dan Guthrie wrote:
Also, a large number of women in a dojo means a less intimidating atmosphere for new women.
Absolutely, a good point. My dojo used to have (as does Aikikai Hombu) an all womens class, mostly to encourage new female students to get comfortable with practice, but they of course were also able to participate in regular classes.
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