I Like Judo

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    I Want To Be A Judoka

    I am 43 admittedly not in great shape. I started judo about 5 months ago. Originally I picked it because my son, who is 12, could also start. I wanted to try Hapkido instead but you had to be at least 14. It's funny... I am an over weight 43 year old who is 6'1". My son is 12...
    OmahaDad OmahaDad
    46-50, M
    1 Response May 14, 2013

    Marie and I have just started judo classes.

    Or, to be more precise, I signed us both up for classes at the university during a rare moment of inspiration and “surprised” Marie on her birthday by revealing that we would be learning a martial art from scratch in a class of women approximately half her age. When...
    bethturner bethturner
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Aug 7, 2014
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