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The Twelve Winds of Aikido and Judo

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Published by Llumina Press .
Written in English


  • Combat sports & self-defence,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Martial Arts & Self-Defense,
  • Sports & Recreation / Martial Arts & Self-Defense

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8880716M
ISBN 101595260374
ISBN 109781595260376

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  "Twelve Winds", unfortunately, has nothing to do with either aikido or judo, and should not be sold as a martial arts book, in my opinion. I bought it thinking that I would be reading some of this great master's insights into judo and Tomiki-style aikido, but in fact what I got was a book about how to be a man, how to learn to trust people /5(6). Windsong dojo teaches the Japanese martial arts of aikido, judo, and jodo in the Oklahoma City area. We also offer many free online training videos. Windsong Dojo operates under Twelve Winds Foundation. Twelve Winds is a registered (c)(3) nonprofit in the State of Oklahoma. Geis lists as primary influences, his Japanese aikido, judo, and jodo instructors; Kenji Tomiki, Tsunako Miyake, Yoshimi Osawa, Sumiyuki Kotani, Toshiro Daigo, Kazuo Kudo, and Tatsukuma Ushijima. Media. Karl is the author of "The Book of Twelve Winds." ReferencesStyle: Judo, Aikido. Twelve Winds: An Aikido Master's Life Strategy. Karl E. Geis 10th Dan Aikido 10th Dan Judo 9th Dan Jyodo. The only foreigner ever promoted by Kenji Tomiki Shihan to the rank of 6th Dan in Aikido. One of the few foreigners promoted to the Judo rank of 4th Dan in the Kodokan, Promoted to the rank of 6th Dan in Jyodo by Miyake Tsunako Shihan.

At Windsong Dojo we are committed to practices and traditions that are based firmly on the established principles of "mutual welfare and benefit", and "maximum efficiency with minimum effort". Our goal is to share in training and learning in Budo; to grow in positive and principled ways with one another. Aikido Books Books available for sale on-line have clickable title Book of Twelve Winds: An Aikido Master's Life Strategy. pp. London, Paul H. Crompton Ltd. ISBN: Kendo, Kung Fu, Judo, Aikido, as well as lesser known disciplines of Budo, Hapkido, and the Thai martial arts. pp. Overlook Press. A fascinating book, good photos, and worth reading. Those of you familiar with Aikido will already know the author - he created his own form of Aikido by blending classic Aikido with a concept normally associated with Judo - Randori. I suspect that practicing Aikido with a chaotic element helps to improve the self-defense aspects of Aikido. Eight Winds Aikido Society. likes 12 talking about this 44 were here. Gautier, Ms/5(12).

  The name "Northern Wind," by the way, is inspired by names and terms used by my teachers. It all started, I believe, with Karl Geis Shihan's "A Book of Twelve Winds — An Aikido Master's Life Strategy." When one of his students and one of my teachers, Chuck Caldwell, started his own dojo, he named it Windsong, which I assumed was inspired by.   Professional judo and aikido instructor; owner of Karl Geis Judo School, Inc. Began aikido training at Waseda University in under Tsuneko MIYAKE and later Kenji TOMIKI. Host to Riki KOGURE during his stay in Houston, Texas, c. Author of A Book of Twelve Winds (see bibl.). Fugakukai International Association, is an organization that promotes the teaching of the martial arts of Kihara aikido, Kodokan judo, and Shindo Muso-ryu name Fugakukai (富 嶽 會) means literally "happy mountain peak association".Currently, Fugakukai dojo . Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an .