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Old 04-05-2007, 01:08 PM   #7
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Re: Aikido: The Way of Avoidance

Christian Moses wrote: View Post
How would you say that Aikido is able to defeat an attacker at the moment of contact by avoiding them? My first Aikido teacher used to day, the #1 rule was to get out of the way. I now disagree, I now think the #1 rule is enter/irimi.
Do you do the entering movement while still in the line of attack?


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