Originally posted by michaelkvance
Er? Do some dojos teach this? How interesting.
We had some fellows come to one of our intensives once, and whenever I would throw them (irimi-nage, tenchi-nage), they'd utter in a low, raspy voice, "uuuttzzzz". I kept thinking I had hurt them or something, very strange!
Er? You find it odd that people kiai when executing technique or when being thrown?
How very strange!