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Old 09-23-2010, 10:26 AM   #6
WilliB
Dojo: Minato Aikikai
Location: Tokyo
Join Date: Nov 2008
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Re: Aikido & back surgery

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Larry Feldman wrote: View Post
Willi - It may not be an option at your dojo, it is in fact an option at some. Hence the search.

I suspect some dojo's would be willing to consider a no breakfall policy for a person based on their physical limitations.
All I am saying is that it is not possible to replace every breakfall with a roll. This is simply a technical statement, not a question about dojo policy.

Of course he can chose to sit out techniques that require a breakfall, nothing wrong with that. Actually, many of the older guys here do that.
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