Thread: Tai Sabaki
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Old 01-06-2003, 03:03 PM   #6
Nick P.
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Dojo: Sukagawa Aikido Club of Montreal
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Our Sensei was taught that body movement (of which there are fundamentally four, he was taught) is the basis of all Aikido techniques; your hands do little more than kokyu-ho up or down.

Can of course combine several tai sabaki into one move; if uke attacks with enough gusto...katate dori kaiten nage comes to mind.

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