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Old 07-17-2012, 02:21 PM   #19
Rob Watson
Location: CA
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 697
Re: Christian Tissier's 8th Dan promotion (or not)

Rommel Miel wrote: View Post
If Hombu awards him his 8th Dan then he is an 8th Dan the rest of the world. Who cares about french budo politics.
Isn't the way it works generally anywhere is one goes through their association to submit ranks to hombu? Super shihan excepted.

"In my opinion, the time of spreading aikido to the world is finished; now we have to focus on quality." Yamada Yoshimitsu

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