Monthly Archives: October 2014

National University of Aikido

I have been training at NUS(National University of Singapore) Aikido club for a while now, Harry sensei teaches there as well. The experience is quite extraordinary, as I am handling juniors, boys and girls sometimes 20 years younger than me. … Continue reading

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Competitive Aikido

The spirit and core of Aikido is non-competition. That’s it simple, easy. The bottom line is, that has been taken out of context. Nowadays people say it without knowing why O sensei decides against ‘competition’. O sensei, is being specific. … Continue reading

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If we hold on together

This is a song title, by Diana Ross. It explains the fundamental principle of Aikido, and why the holding is a guiding foundation of Aikido, not punching, not kicking. When a person grab, grip, hold, held, grasp, clench, snatch (Did … Continue reading

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