Shannon Frye wrote:
On a positive note, at least in Aikido you can't become a Grand Master in 2 years, like other "sport arts".
That's right! It took me almost 3 years to become Grandmaster of the Smoke and Mirrors Boogie Woogie Waza School of Aikidoki!!
(And for only $99.95, you, too, can become a shihan)