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Old 09-15-2006, 12:25 PM   #12
Janet Rosen
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Re: Losing grip during katate dori

I don't think of it as "hang on tighter" which to me implies tension which impedes connection. I try to emphasise -- as a couple others have mentioned--less emphasis on my grip/fingers and more on my palm against the wrist or forearm of partner.

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