Solo Aikido Practice for Building Muscle Memory

This video demonstrates body movements one can practice any time or place in order to build efficient muscle memory and stability to set a strong foundation for aikido techniques. It is important for one to be able to move quickly without thought when put to the test and these exercises can help achieve this goal.… Continue reading Solo Aikido Practice for Building Muscle Memory

Aikido Black Belt vs BJJ Black Belt

After 15 years of Aikido practice and 4 years of BJJ I decided to try my Aikido against a BJJ black belt. Here’s what happened. — Welcome to the Martial Arts Journey. My name is Rokas. I trained Aikido for 15 years, 7 of them running a professional Aikido Dojo until eventually I realized that… Continue reading Aikido Black Belt vs BJJ Black Belt

I Was An Aikido Sensei And Got DESTROYED… But Then This Happened

I was an Aikido black belt for years and then one day I got destroyed by a BJJ blue belt. Little did I know where this experience will take me next… — Welcome to the Martial Arts Journey YouTube channel! My name is Rokas. I’m a Lithuanian guy who trained Aikido for 14 years, 7… Continue reading I Was An Aikido Sensei And Got DESTROYED… But Then This Happened

Aikido vs Straight punch(Possibility of Aikido)

Shirakawa Ryuji shihan – aikikai 6th dan ◆Facebook :https://www.facebook.com/aikido.shirakawa ◆Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/ryujishirakawa/ Best of Sutemi Waza/sacrifice techniques in Aikido Sutemi Waza/sacrifice techniques in Aikido freestyle02 Sutemi Waza/sacrifice techniques in Aikido freestyle03 Best of Aikido Beautiful Aikido world Special techniques Aikido Dynamic Throwing to each other Aikido self-defense techniques Sutemi Waza(sacrifice techniques) Dynamic and elegant martial arts ‐… Continue reading Aikido vs Straight punch(Possibility of Aikido)

Why Aikido is Disliked by BJJ and MMA Practitioners? • Martial Arts Journey

Aikido often has a mixed or even negative reputation, especially between practitioners of MMA and BJJ. It took me years to realize why this is actually the case. If you want to know what is the real reason why Aikido is disliked by BJJ, MMA and other combat sports practitioners, check the video. SUBSCRIBE to… Continue reading Why Aikido is Disliked by BJJ and MMA Practitioners? • Martial Arts Journey