“Aikido – How it has saved me,” by JCWible

“I started Aikido over a year ago now. I watched my son do it for over a year and finally was convinced to start working out myself. I was having a tough time because of a divorce and couldn’t even afford a Gi, but some very good Aikidoka were generous and provided one. My legs where too big for the size they got and luckily I was able to afford ordering a larger pair of pants. I was scared by the rolling, but knew I would be able to do it with practice.”

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  1. gambatte! hang in there!
    i had a wretched time with ukemi, but when i came out the other side, had a system which could be taught to help folks “get it” faster…

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