4.21.2017

Aikido Thursday Night - 4/20/17 - Wasabi Dojo

Aikido players:

Randy, John, Adam, Bao, Willie, Tabitha, and Ben (a new student)

Ukemi:

Basic stretches and a most of my falls for warm-up

The Walk:

Twice

Releases:

Not for me tonight

Techniques:

Adam and I ran through Koryu Dai Yon. Adam did much better this week than last.

Then we worked on the standing portion of Koryu Dai San.  I made it through my rep.  We made it to the third technique (out of 8) for Adam

Commentary:

None of note.

4.19.2017

Aikido Tuesday Night - 4/18/17 - Wasabi Dojo

Aikido players:

John, Adam, Bao, and Willie

Ukemi:

Basic stretches and a few falls for warm-up

The Walk:

Not tonight

Releases:

Not tonight

Techniques:

Adam and I ran once through Koryu Dai San.  We then worked on San Kata Tanto Dori.  I made it through my reps, and we made it to the third technique for Adam.

Commentary:

None of note.

4.17.2017

Weekend update

Friday:

Lunch with K at Habanero'sTook Boots back to mom's
Picked up loaner vehicle at McRee

Saturday:

Pancakes
Down to Galveston for tours of Elissa dn El Galeon Andalucia
Lunch at Shrimp and Stuff in Galveston
NBA Playoffs

Sunday:

Late start to the day
WFC and ArmadilloCon work
Prepping pen blanks in the shop
Tumbling some rocks in the tumbler
Dinner at the in-laws
NBA Playoffs

Aikido Thursday Night - 4/13/17 - Wasabi Dojo

Aikido players:

Randy, John, Adam, Laura and Willie

Ukemi:

Basic stretches and a few falls for warm-up

The Walk:

Twice

Releases:

Worked with Laura

Techniques:

Adam and I spent  little bit of the class on Koryu Dai Yon.  We each ran through one reps.  We also worked on the bokken section of Koryu Dai San. 

Commentary:

None of note.

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4.13.2017

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4.12.2017

Volleyball, 0-3

Opponent: Cervaces

16-21, 13-21, and 13-15.  Close games, but we were never really a threat to win any of them.  Still, we played well and had 1 or 2 amazing points in amongst the dross.

4.11.2017

Weekend update

Friday:

Local coin dealer with f-i-l
Late lunch with K at Habanero's
Load up truck for Spring Sparkle

Saturday:

Spring Sparkle
Lunch with mom/Gail
Turning pens/pencils.  Lots of failures

Sunday:

Pancakes
Masters golf tournament
Nap
Assemble pens/pencils

4.07.2017

Aikido Thursday Night - 4/6/17 - Wasabi Dojo

Aikido players:

Randy, John, Adam and Willie

Ukemi:

Basic stretches and a few falls for warm-up

The Walk:

Not tonight

Releases:

Not tonight

Techniques:

Adam and I spent  little bit of the class on Koryu Dai Yon.  We each ran through two reps.  We also worked on the jo section of Koryu Dai San.  I had the usual problem on the usual technique on the jo stuff

Commentary:

Looks like the move to a different portion of the business park will be delayed and might be to a different spot than the one we saw last week.  I guess we'll wait and see.