Randori is an Aikido exercise that allows it's participants to create harmony amid chaos. It's fun when you keep your head about you but it is very challenging. Randori translates from Japanese as "seizing chaos". This blog serves as a diary for my Aikido experience and, now, my gym experience.
Monday, July 30, 2007
Aikido - Bokken
Tonight, K.S. sensei led weapons class. We worked on bokken basics: The stances, the strikes, the yokomen parry and, putting them all together, Bokken Kata #1.