A TrueAiki reader asked: Hi Allen, Again, thanks so much for sharing your insights. It has really changed my perspective on my martial arts practice and its background. As a follow up on your answer to Fred’s question, in ‘Hidden in Plain Sight’ Ellis Amdur quotes Kansu Sunadomari as follows (in ‘Aikido is Three Peaches’): … Continue reading Hang’n Loose with Kihon Waza
Hi Folks, I just finished my next answer to a question blog. I still have to clean it up before publishing, but it is in the works. Also, I will film what to do with the arms during TDD 4 – 6. This will also help to clarify what to do with the arms during … Continue reading Each answer brings up more questions . .
A TrueAiki.comreader asked the following questions: [Regarding] “The spiral locking of uke. Is this intended to have a learning effect on the body ? O’sensei’s ukes were also the best teachers he produced. They were also the people who were locked by him the most. Does the spiral locking in some way activate the body … Continue reading Spiral Questions
Hi Everyone, Just wanted to let you know that I had been ill the day before we filmed the last Vlog, and had the beginnings of a migraine during filming. Afterwards it went full on! So if you are wondering why look unhappy and unhealthy . . . its because I was unhappy and unhealthy! … Continue reading Beebe’s Brains – Turn that frown upside-down!