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Old 02-15-2016, 04:49 AM   #324
Demetrio Cereijo
Join Date: Nov 2004
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Re: Groundwork

Joe Curran wrote: View Post
The late Chiba Sensei was not only tremendous at suwariwaza he also was quite formidable in groundwork.His father in law;Sekiya Sensei \ was also very good a holddowns.He held me down with Kesa Gatame and despite my experience of Judo I could not budge him..
I believe both Chiba and Sekiya had years of Judo expereince before starting Aikido.
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