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Old 08-28-2007, 11:47 AM   #30
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Re: Why is there so much confusion about Aikido.

Salim Shaw wrote: View Post
Not true. The original Aikido (Aikibudo) was for combat and self defense. Aikido changed after the religious conversion of Ueshiba. The early students have preserved the original combat Aikido.
Probably just me, but this video looked more like Combat Hapkido.

That ought to raise a fuss....

Last edited by Steven : 08-28-2007 at 11:48 AM. Reason: typo
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