Category Archives: Janean Crapo

Earnest, Realistic and Sincere Test Preparation: A Step by Step Guide for Your Next Aikido Exam

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Book 5 in the Ki Development Series. This short paper was written as a guideline for Aikido students use while practicing Aikido and preparing for an Aikido exam.

  • Publisher: Harmony Reflected
  • Publication Year:  2011
  • ISBN-10:  None
  • ISBN-13:  None
  • ASIN (Kindle):  B004JF4KBC
  • Pages:  9
  • Available Bindings:  Kindle, Nook

Approaches to Teaching Aikido – Seminar Guide and Handout

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Book 4 of Ki Development Series, this book is a general seminar guideline and handout to help Aikido teachers adapt their teaching to their class level of experience, rank and age. Also included is a handout for teaching Self Defense to the general public.

  • Publisher: Harmony Reflected
  • Publication Year:  2011
  • ISBN-10:  None
  • ISBN-13:  None
  • ASIN (Kindle):  B004JF4JAE
  • Pages:  21
  • Available Bindings:  Kindle, Nook

Building a Foundation for Ki Development

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Book 1 in a 5-part series, this book takes the reader through the foundational concepts of Seidokan Aikido. The Principles to Unify Mind and Body and the Principles of Aikido are defined and examples given for both physical practice and use in daily life. Aikitaiso are described with useful tests to teach Balance and Stability. This booklet is very useful for beginners through advanced Aikido practitioners as a way to expand their practice through Ki Development.

  • Publisher: Harmony Reflected
  • Publication Year:  2011
  • ISBN-10:  None
  • ISBN-13:  None
  • ASIN (Kindle):  B004JF4H9C
  • Pages:  25
  • Available Bindings:  Kindle

Ki Development Through Aikitaiso: Seminar Guide and Handout

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Book 3 of the Ki Development Series is a seminar guide that can also be used as a handout for an Aikitaiso seminar. Attention is given to both how and why to do the Aikitaiso. Purpose, cause and effect of these movements are stressed for application of Aikido techniques.

  • Publisher: Harmony Reflected
  • Publication Year:  2011
  • ISBN-10:  None
  • ISBN-13:  None
  • ASIN (Kindle):  B004JF4J6S
  • Pages:  23
  • Available Bindings:  Kindle

Ki Development Through Awareness

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A continuation of the Ki Development Series, this book takes the reader through a more advanced view of the foundational concepts of Seidokan Aikido. Balance,Timing and Moving from Center are highlights as well as realizations that are shared to offer students further ideas that are not always addressed in daily practice. This booklet is very useful for beginners through advanced Aikido practitioners as a way to expand their practice through Ki Development.

  • Publisher: Harmony Reflected
  • Publication Year:  2011
  • ISBN-10:  None
  • ISBN-13:  None
  • ASIN (Kindle):  B004JF4J90
  • Pages:  43
  • Available Bindings:  Kindle