7.23.2019

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Sunday, July 21, 2019


Saturday, July 20, 2019

7.22.2019

Weekend update

Friday:

Gym workout
No Aikido, students bailed

Saturday:

Blueberry muffins
Finish up chainsaw work on the Ike Oak
Nap
Work on the tote bag
Dinner at Joe's with K
Watched "Ready Player One"

Sunday:

Mow ditches and blueberry patch - blow the belt on the riding mower
3 types of Hawaiian Sweet Rolls






7.19.2019

Aikido Thursday Night – 7/18/19 – Wasabi Dojo/Clear Creek Aikido

Aikido players:

Laura, and Willie.

Ukemi:

Full set for Laura. I managed to get about 2/3 of my preferred set in. Also did some rolls to standing for the first time in a long time. Willie arrived lateish.

The Walk:

Twice. Once at high speed.

Releases:

Laura and Willie did some work on the first from Kogure's Double-hand grabs.

Techniques:

Laura and Willie worked on Mae-otoshi and Tenkai Kote Hineri.

Commentary:

None tonight.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019


Tuesday, July 16, 2019

7.17.2019

Aikido Tuesday Night – 7/16/19 – Wasabi Dojo/Clear Creek Aikido

Aikido players:

Laura, Willie, and David.

Ukemi:

Full set for Laura and Willie. David and I worked on his basics.

The Walk:

Twice. And then some one-on-one work with David.

Releases:

Laura and Willie got through theirs. David and I got through 5, 6, and 7.

Techniques:

Laura and Willie worked on Shihonage, Kote gaeshi, Waki gatamae, Hiki Taoshi, Oshi Taoshi, and Gedan-ate.

Commentary:

None tonight.

7.15.2019

Weekend update

Friday:

Aikido

Saturday:

Jodo at Aikibudokan
Gym workout
Apple store for new laptop
Work on the tote bag
Graduation party for kids of Kim's coworker

Sunday:

Blueberry pancakes
Nap
Wimbledon
Work on the tote bag
WSOP
Bread
Lemon Cookies






Aikido Friday Night – 7/12/19 – Wasabi Dojo/Clear Creek Aikido

Aikido players:

Laura.

Ukemi:

Full set for Laura. I managed to get 2/3 of my preferred set in.

The Walk:

Twice.

Releases:

Laura got through all of hers.

Techniques:

Laura and I worked on Hiki Otoshi. She did much better on hers than I did on mine.

Commentary:

It is quite humbling when you can teach a technique better than you can perform a technique.

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Saturday, July 13, 2019


Friday, July 12, 2019

7.14.2019

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Friday, July 12, 2019


Thursday, July 11, 2019

7.12.2019

Aikido Thursday Night – 7/11/19 – Wasabi Dojo/Clear Creek Aikido

Aikido players:

Willie, Laura, and David.

Ukemi:

Full set for Laura and Willie. David and I works on his basic rolls

The Walk:

Twice.

Releases:

Willie and Laura got through all of theirs. David and I made it through 1-4.

Techniques:

Willie and Laura worked on Hiki Otoshi, Sumi Otoshi, and a bit of Shomen-ate. David and I worked on Shomen-ate.

Commentary:

None tonight.