In this video, Remy and I talk about how Aikido is actually effective, despite what most people think. However, a big part of the reason stems from the way several people train and teach it. This video is also a response to a video Rokas put out titled “Was I Wrong about Aikido”. He runs… Continue reading Real Aikido Expert Proves Rokas (the "Martial Arts Journey" guy) was wrong about Aikido!
I challenged Aikido practitioners to prove that their martial art works. The videos I received made me reconsider my previous opinion. — Welcome to the Martial Arts Journey YouTube channel! My name is Rokas. I’m a Lithuanian guy who trained Aikido for 14 years, 7 of them running a professional Aikido Dojo until eventually I… Continue reading Was I Wrong About Aikido?
There are already plenty of people calling Aikido – Bullshido , yet time came to really see whether traditional Aikido works in an MMA ring. While this video is not Aikido vs MMA as a real fight, it’s only a light sparring, it still shows how Aikido doesn’t work in this setting even when paired… Continue reading Aikido vs MMA – REAL SPARRING