Quite possibly the people below always practice outside, or perhaps on this particular day they just wanted somewhere different from the dojo, but either way, if one is tackling something traditional, then it’s arguably quite a treat to train in a setting that’s equally aged.
However, on a cold and cloudy winter’s day, standing barefoot and unbending as the sensei sets out the session can’t be much fun.
Especially as the bald one demands the team’s total attention.
Although when his back is briefly turned, there’s fortunately the chance for a furtive few words.
And, despite the climate and lack of clobber, even a little bit of laughter is allowed.
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