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Old 03-12-2018, 07:04 PM   #78
RonRagusa
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Re: AIKIDO - The way that doesn't work! - The Series

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Igor Vojnović wrote: View Post
Meaning what? It was never meant to be a "functional" martial art just with the techniques and without the knowledge of Aiki?
Yes.

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Igor Vojnović wrote: View Post
You do realize that there are people claiming that Daito ryu/Aikido techniques are "obsolete", or plain and simple useless even with Aiki,
Yes.

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Igor Vojnović wrote: View Post
that mma is the only "real deal" and that the "connective body" training should be used in that particular fashion.
Performance in many activities is enhanced with aiki.

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Igor Vojnović wrote: View Post
Not to mention all the other "combatives" nonsense I've bee hearing people talk about without having an actual clue about what combatives are.
Since I'm not interested in combatives I don't pay any attention to that stuff.

Ron

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