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Old 05-12-2005, 01:14 PM   #7
Ron Tisdale
Dojo: Doshinkan dojo in Roxborough, Pa
Location: Phila. Pa
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 4,614
Re: Youth and breakfalls.

My main concern with youngsters is joint controls, not breakfalls or ukemi. Anyone see John Goss's uke at the first aiki expo? I think he was about 14 or 15...his ukemi was some of the best I've seen!

Ron Tisdale
"The higher a monkey climbs, the more you see of his behind."
St. Bonaventure (ca. 1221-1274)
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