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Old 11-26-2001, 06:45 PM   #13
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Re: Re: Re: Re: Koryu no kata info

Originally posted by L. Camejo

Hi Peter,

What are the oya no kata you mentioned above, if you don't mind my asking?

Oya means advanced or application kata. They consist of 8 waza that are pretty fast and brutal. More I can't tell you just that they include ushiro-ate variations, kotegeishi variations, and oshitaoshi variations. They are more akin to what you would see in the Koryu Goshin no Kata but different from.

Last edited by PeterR : 11-27-2001 at 07:16 AM.

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