Thread: Shihonage Ukemi
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Old 08-02-2010, 07:15 PM   #4
Ellis Amdur
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Re: Shihonage Ukemi

Rabih - What kind of ukemi. I strongly advocate that rolls go over lats/shoulder blade/small of back, rather than shoulder joint and hip joint.

If you mean taking a fall directly backwards, and folding in your shoulder blades to protect your spine? (I'm guessing here that this might be what you mean), don't think I'd like to do that.

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