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Old 12-13-2006, 11:16 AM   #19
jason jordan
 
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Re: Seiza can be dangerous

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Cady Goldfield wrote:
The first time I wore hakama, I stepped on the too-long front hem and took a header with a near- face plant. Thinking...um...quickly, I bounced myself up into seiza as though I had intended all along to make such a dramatic dive into position. Yeah -- THAT'S the ticket!
Don't worry about that mate....that technique is a common one called "Hakama Nage" very very effective!!!
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