Saturday, 25 April 2009
New Asai Sensei Videos on Youtube
There has been some fantastic footage of Asai Sensei uploaded on youtube.... Here are the links:
(1) Asai Sensei (Asai JKA Chief Instructor) and Yahara Sensei (Asai JKA Assistant Chief Instructor) Enbu: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mx_Ylhh0Bw&feature=channel_page
(2) Asai Sensei and Yahara Sensei demonstrating their weapons skills for film makers in Tokyo (around 1980): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DM4qt-WvZGQ&feature=channel_page
(3) Asai Sensei teaching at Youji Yamamoto's house: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q702oSxyQ94&feature=channel_page - This exercise certainly brings back painful memories for me!
(4) Asai Sensei doing a 'typically unrehearsed' enbu with Imaizumi Sensei: http://www.youtube.com/hard%20watch?v=-My3wubFOyQ&feature=channel_page
(5) Asai Sensei's techniques based on the movements of animals including the opening of Kihoken kata: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsH4NyBtzEY&feature=channel_page