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Old 10-24-2013, 03:11 PM   #9
Janet Rosen
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Re: Dead end?

Toby Kasavan wrote: View Post
one comment: I think that you're looking for a more physical practice, which is not necessarily better aikido. big athletic ukemi is definitely NOT more martial. however , enjoying being pushed physically is fine too.

I once complained about that kind of practice and a couple of guys told me "oh, why don't you run 5 miles and then lift weights like we do, and then come to the dojo to learn aikido" I shut up at that

now it's 35 years later!


Janet Rosen
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