Once my sensei told me, you can win shiai if you know the essences of kirikaeshi and master it. Years forward, still can't :P

I am not as familiar with kendo as I may seem- such as this basic principle.

Kendo - I am nice if you are.

thekimonogallery: “ Kendo, meaning Way of the Sword, is a Japanese martial art which descended from Kenjutsu ”

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meaning "way of the sword" - a modern Japanese martial art of sword fighting based on the traditional Kenjutsu swordsmanship skill which originated with the samurai class of feudal Japan.

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Anyone claiming to have mastered anything... Re-evaluate. Study again. Watch more. Listen harder.

I don't feel like I have reached the 100 mark yet, on so.e days Master Self-Defense to Protect Yourself

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