... I should add that the Asian population of the West is very small. If the event goes off, the likelihood is that many of the competitors may not beMessage 1 of 5 , Jun 6, 2006View Source--- In email@example.com, "Ii Saburou Katsumori (Joshua B.)"
> That said, a more controlled event, such as a demo includingI should add that the "Asian" population of the West is very small. If
> tameshigiri by folks that you vet and trust, or else a 'kata'
> competition could be interesting, imho (likely to get some very...
> interesting... things in any type of open competition that you hold,
the event goes off, the likelihood is that many of the competitors may
not be familiar enough with Japanese martial activities to pull
anything too complicated off without somebody getting badly hurt. The
simpler the better.
Noble Cousin! Greetings from Solveig! ... Sounds like the organizer doesn t know much kanji. Most kanji combine an ideographic component and a phoneticMessage 2 of 5 , Jun 6, 2006View SourceNoble Cousin!
Greetings from Solveig!
> - Chinese Character Identification (Most Chinese characters areSounds like the organizer doesn't know much kanji. Most kanji combine
> pictorially representative of their underlying concepts. Partial
> will be awarded for creative answers!)
an ideographic component and a phonetic component. However, it sounds
like an amusing event.
Your Humble Servant