Originally posted by Kat.C
Umm, are you referring to tenshi(tenshi is the term for the movement where you back up isn't it?) or something else?
Tenshin would be one way to describe what I'm talking about. I'm also referring to when people are doing kumitachi and kumijo that, oftentimes, their weight is too much on the front foot and people just can't go back to avoid a strike (or somesuch) fast enough.