3.02.2015

Weekend update

Friday:

Lunch at Perbacco's
Aikido, but no students, so no class
Started on sourdough

Saturday:

Blueberry pancakes
Banking
Aikido
Got a yard of Rose soil for the blueberry plot
Baguettes, sourdough
Dinner at El Centinela with K.

Sunday:

More bread stuff
Nap
Big Hero 6

Aikido Saturday Afternoon- 2/28/15

Aikido players:

Tim, Marvin, Gail, Dan, and Diego (and a potential new student, Rick)

Ukemi:

None for me, watched over everyone else

The Walk:

Twice as usual.  Did some individual work with Diego

Releases:

Circular releases.

Techniques:

Tim had me demonstrate a number of techniques for Rick with Marvin and Dan as uke.

I then worked with Gail on 11 and 8.

Dan and Marvin worked on 11 and I'm not certain what else.

Aftermath:

None of note.

Aikido Friday Night - 2/27/15

Aikido players:

Tim.  No students, so we called class.  Apparently, a few minutes after we left, Marvin showed up.

Ukemi:

A full double set for me before class was to have started.

The Walk:

Nope.

Releases:

Nope.

Techniques:

Nope.
Aftermath:

None of note.

2.28.2015

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Thursday, February 26, 2015


Wednesday, February 25, 2015

2.27.2015

Aikido Thursday Night - 2/26/15

Aikido players:

Mario, and Marvin

Ukemi:

Not on Thursdays

The Walk:

Not on Thursdays

Releases:

Not on Thursdays

Techniques:

Marvin and Mario worked on 17.  They made some good progress, getting the footwork in better shape.  They managed to throw each other at least a couple of times each.

It's still rough, but much, much better.


Aftermath:

None of note

2.24.2015

Weekend update


Friday:

Lunch at Simon's in the Park Shops
Aikido

Saturday:

Blueberry pancakes

Aikido
Did some video work on Glynn Lunney's presentation
Dinner at El Centinela with K.

Sunday:


Moved 13 of the ties.  160 lbs each, approx.
Oscars
Blueberry cobbler

Aikido Saturday Afternoon - 2/21/15

Aikido players:

Tim, Mario, Marvin, Gail, and Diego

Ukemi:

None for me, watched over everyone else

The Walk:

Twice as usual.  Diego left after more individual work

Releases:

Circular releases.

Techniques:

Circular set of 1-3.

Aftermath:

None of note.

Aikido Friday Night - 2/20/15

Aikido players:

Tim, Mario, Marvin, Kim, Dan, Gail, and John

Ukemi:

A full double set for me

The Walk:

Twice, as usual

Releases:

Watched over the various pairs: Kim and Mario, Marvin and John, Dan and Gail

Techniques:

Kim and Mario worked on 1-5 

Marvin and John worked on 1-5 

Dan and Gail worked on 1-5 

Aftermath:

None of note.

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Sunday, February 22, 2015


Saturday, February 21, 2015

2.20.2015

Aikido Thursday Night - 2/19/15

Aikido players:

Mario, Marvin, Kim, and John

Ukemi:

Not on Thursdays

The Walk:

Not on Thursdays

Releases:

I had them play with the 6th release with their eyes closed for a few minutes, just to see what they could feel.

Techniques:

Marvin and Mario worked on 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, and 16.

Kim and John worked on 11, 12, 13, 14, and 15.

Aftermath:

None of note

Volleyball, 1-2

Played Recreational Buffet.  We had 6 players, they had 5.  Managed to scrape by with a win in the first game, but proceeded to lose the last 2.

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015


Tuesday, February 17, 2015

2.18.2015

Weekend update

Long weekend.  Took off Presidents' Day to use up some vacation

Friday:

Lunch at Amdiana
Aikido

Saturday:

Scheduled delivery of railroad ties from McCoy's
Aikido
Moved 11 of the ties.  200 lbs each, approx.
Dinner at El Centinela with K.

Sunday:

Did some video work on Glynn Lunney's presentation

Monday:

Moved ApolloCon's locker from IAH to Energy corridor, taking the Beltway all the way around
Dinner at Joe's

2.16.2015

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Saturday, February 14, 2015


Friday, February 13, 2015