Michael Neal wrote:
I don't know how to immobilize anyone gently with Aikido.
Neither do I. And I find that fact fascinating.
I also find it fascinating that you were able to control her with (half speed/strength?)
judo techniques but not aikido ones. (this is not a clever barb against you, just thinking out loud).
Hmm...that gives me an idea for a thread - self defense Vs Self offense. But right now, I've gotta catch some shut eye ;-)