Monthly Archives: January 2012

Moving Zen

How often do you experience a feeling of fuzziness in class? That feeling of awe? With a hair-standing feeling? Last Thursday, he explained to us as Renny held his hands on his understanding of Aikido mentality. He explained that he … Continue reading

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Clearance sale

I had a conversation with Steve the other day about his new condominium, he mentioned to me that his wife, Kat, would like to keep the place spartan, clean with no clutter. And accuses him of cluttering the current abode … Continue reading

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Everything that I can ever need

Everything that I can ever need in  my martial arts training, I get it from Harry sensei. Technically, in my biased opinion, he has no equal in Singapore, the way he moves his uke at ease, and how he relates … Continue reading

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Making a living and life

It is ok to have ego, desire and aggression in your job, you have to make a living, Aikido is the opposite, Aikido is life. Harry Sensei

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Blending in

Blend in with your partner, if you want to gain control, your partner controls you, if you allow him to blend in with you. Harry Sensei

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Knowing everything

The problem with knowing is that we think we know everything, or what we know is not enough for us to know everything. Truth to the matter is that we can never, ever know enough. Decisions has to be made, under the … Continue reading

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Getting hurt

I’m nursing a very bad left elbow injury. Siew Chin was over zealous with her nikkyo lock and over extended the pin. i felt the tendons in my left elbow went beyond the normal travel of a elbow and that … Continue reading

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