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Old 01-16-2003, 03:18 AM   #30
Location: Bangkok
Join Date: Oct 2001
Posts: 803
Re: priorities

I have the impression that many instructors have never had any formal training in Buki Waza. That's why eventhough these instructors would have liked to teach weapons, they are unable to do it because of this reason.

I have also visited a few dojos where the instructors learned weapons only from videos. I had to really control myself not to laugh because what they were doing looked more like kung fu movies (no disrespect) than aikido.
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