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Kyudo Notebook: Kaizoe

Just a quick note to record the URI of a useful Youtube video. This https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IWwWOStmprQ is from the yawatashi for the 2011 All-Japan Women’s Tournament at Ise. Unfortunately the video is overexposed so you don’t see much detail of Akiyama-sensei, … Continue reading

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Kyudo Notebook: The External View

While continuing to puzzle over the mysteries of the heart/mind/spirit, the other day at the dojo there were only a few of us because the teachers were off at a tutorial, so I set up a video camera on top … Continue reading

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Kyudo Notebook: Video

It’s been a while… winter has come, the snow wall is up at the dojo, I went to a wedding, spent some time wandering in Nara, injured my shoulder, the takeyumi went back for a tune-up and should be back … Continue reading

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Kyudo Notebook: Video

Someone has posted video of the second day of the Men’s All-Japan tournament from 2003 on YouTube. It’s broken up into at least 13 parts, roughly ten minutes each. This is the link to the first part: Part 1 and … Continue reading

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Kyudo Notebook: Samurai Spirit – Kyudo

I don’t know if these copies have the blessings of NHK or not, but I thought I would note that the award-winning Samurai Spirit: Kyudo program, with English audio, is available on Youtube again in five parts: 1 2 3 … Continue reading

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Kyudo Notebook: Some Video

Short videos on Youtube now from the re-opening ceremony at the Tokyo Budokan. I didn’t know it was closed, but that’s what I get for being 1000km away. Kyudo Aikido Miyagi-sensei, (2nd) taught at the Chiba seminar this year, and … Continue reading

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Kyudo Notebook: Goals

The weekend taikai didn’t go so well, which I kind of expected. Many things are in flux and I’ve decided that that’s part of the problem. Need to settle down, down, down, and then have the patience to only change … Continue reading

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