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Old 02-01-2012, 08:27 PM   #8
Dojo: Charlotte Aikikai Agatsu Dojo
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Re: Stop My Technique?

Greg Steckel wrote: View Post
IMO, nage needs to attack the attack and take uke's center while keeping their own - in essence, they become the attacker and stay that way until they decide to stop the exchange - uke has no say in it while their center is not theirs.
isn't aiki making nage and uke one unit, sort of a four-legged animal, like a donkey? if one unit, where is the attack?

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