Larry Camejo wrote:
The 4 armed attacker randori was exceptional imho. Would be even nicer if not so choreographed imho...
...Would tend not to use tai sabaki that presented my back to a knife weilding attacker though...
As I wrote earlier if it to not do, and to work randori spontaneously - it threatens with the big problems for Uke's health.
It agree, but I think all it is known, that from the person professionally owning knife, practically impossible to be protected (if certainly, you do not have pistol
) Therefore, on demonstration base (wide) movements with a knife are used. In the given situation (at wide impacts) there is an opportunity to make tenkan, but in a real situation to never a case don't turn to attacker a back. And if it is the professional, most likely the victim will not have time to understand anything at all...
Thanks for the good comment, and sorry my english