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Ethan Monnot Weisgard -- Bukiwaza - Basic and Advanced Aiki Ken and Aiki Jo
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Description: The complete introduction to all the fundamentals of Aiki Ken and Aiki Jo compiled and written by Ethan Monnot Weisgard.

Full color and with over 900 photos. The two-book set contains an extensive number of techniques clearly explained and shown.

Basic and Advanced Aiki Ken: 7 Ken Suburi; Zen Go Giri, Shiho Giri, Happo
Giri, Awase (Migi, Hidari, 5, 7); 5 Kumi Tachi each with 4 Basic Henka; Kimusubi no

Basic and Advanced Aiki Jo: 20 Jo Suburi; Zen Go Tsuki, Shiho Tsuki, Happo
Tsuki; 31 Jo Kata; 6 Jo Kata;13 Jo Kata; 31 Kumi Jo; 10 Kumi Jo; 7 Ken tai
Jo; 13 Kata Awase (explanation only).
Keywords: Bukiwaza Aiki Ken Jo Suburi Kata
ISBN: 87-990185-1-9

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Bob Crow

Registered: June 2009
Review Date: Would you recommend the product? Yes | Price you paid?: None indicated | Rating: 5 


I recommend this book set because it fills a niche, that of a reasonably complete catalogue of the patterns of movement that comprise the Aiki-Ken and Aiki-Jo of Saito Sensei. However, while the patterns of movement are broadly correct and thus serve well as a learning tool or memory aid, the actual form of Mr Weisgard and his partners is quite poor (clearly a subjective statement).
The books production values are high.
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