Golf Fitness Evaluation Is The First Step Towards Improving Your Game

Written by Mike Pedersen

Golf fitness evaluation can be an invaluable tool in helping any golfer to assess where they currently stand and thus help them reach a decision of what they can do to improve. It is now an accepted fact amongst golf experts that an improvement in golf fitness almost always means an amazing improvement inrepparttar quality and standard of play by any golfer, whether inrepparttar 144941 junior level or a senior citizen, and irrespective of whether they are male or female.

Inrepparttar 144942 old days it was rare for golfers to think of anything like golf fitness evaluation. In factrepparttar 144943 word “exercise” could have been classified as a dirty word in golf. In those days golf was considered a gentleman’s game where most played an almost entire game while hardly breaking into a sweat. Therefore exercises and golf fitness evaluation programs were virtually unheard of. But times have changed. The modern game has changed and golf-specific exercises arerepparttar 144944 rule rather thanrepparttar 144945 exception amongst professionals and so are golf fitness evaluations.

Positive Aikido the Book

Written by Henry Ellis

Positive Aikido


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To Order this book from withinrepparttar UK and EU countries:

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To Order this book from any other country includingrepparttar 144923 USA and Canada: Trafford Publishing order desk 2333 Government Street, Suite 6E, Victoria, BC Canada V8T 4P4 toll-free 1-888-232-4444, fax 250-383-6804 Email

This book, an in-depth look at Ellis Schools of Tradtional Aikido's special brand of technique, strategy, philosophy as well as unique history, has taken about 15 years to compile, but will soon be offered in print byrepparttar 144924 world's leading publisher of martial arts material.

Trafford Holdings Ltd; is a privately-held corporation, registered in British Columbia, Canada. There are over 120 shareholders, including many authors and allrepparttar 144925 permanent employees. It was incorporated in 1991. In late 1995, Trafford opened it's doors and website. They arerepparttar 144926 first company inrepparttar 144927 world to offer an "on-demand publishing service," and they arerepparttar 144928 best.

The production of Positive Aikido has gone through numerous stages. The hand-drawings describing each ofrepparttar 144929 positive techniques in traditional Aikido were begun in 1987 withrepparttar 144930 intention of providing new students with a reference guide - atrepparttar 144931 time to be photocopied for students inrepparttar 144932 USA and later possibly forrepparttar 144933 UK students as well. That plan however, never took hold as more and more drawings were produced. The drawings ofrepparttar 144934 first four groupings were finished in 1991 and in 1993,repparttar 144935 second four groupings were added, along with some transcripts from a recorded conversation between Sensei Ellis and Rogers on a long roadtrip between Dallas, Texas and Alamogordo, New Mexico. Rogers made his 1st Dan during that trip, and Positive Aikido picked up a lot of its histories and background information. Still, it was no more than a bunch of papers cobbled together from various sources.

In 1999 however, withrepparttar 144936 advent of digital photography, Sensei Rogers decided to augmentrepparttar 144937 drawings with some digital photos and possibly put together a proper booklet for students in allrepparttar 144938 Ellis Schools. The photos however, required some supporting text - and there was a lot of other material which needed to be conveyed as well. The transcripts were re-written and cleaned up andrepparttar 144939 photos were digitally processed forrepparttar 144940 first four forms. During another visit to New Mexico, Sensei and his assistant Anita Wilson along with Sensei's son performedrepparttar 144941 demonstrations needed forrepparttar 144942 last four forms. Later,repparttar 144943 first four forms were re-shot with Sensei Rogers and one of his first USA students, Jeff Glaze of New Mexico. By this time, Positive Aikido was being developed as a book.

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