Thread: Bokken work
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Old 08-07-2002, 12:13 PM   #9
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Ian Dodkins (ian) wrote:
Hi Erik,

I was supprised to see that the kumitachi are not the same ones as Saito's (though I thought they were excellent in themselves), where do they derive from? Also the first kumijo is what I would consider the 2nd kumijo. Are these the accepted forms now in most of the US? (I refer back to the kmitachi & kumijo in 1974, so Saito may have updated them later on).
I'm not Greg, but Greg has it correct. I don't think you could say what most of the US does as we have all kinds of different things going on.
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