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Old 03-12-2010, 11:10 AM   #19
Janet Rosen
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Re: Aikido techniques are structured around six main pillars?

Joe Curran wrote: View Post
Since irimi is entering into an opponents attack [avoiding direct contact ] and usually done with the objective of entering the opponents 'blind spot ' or behind the guy I fail to see how you remain facing your partner.
I'm not Mike... but I do know that I've done plenty of direct entry irimi nages that are very effective and have nothing to do with going to the blind spot.

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