Thread: Untrained ukemi
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Old 09-23-2010, 01:56 PM   #14
Location: Indiana
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Re: Untrained ukemi

Krystal Locke wrote: View Post
Because I want them to be controlled as thoroughly and safely as possible. I do eventually have to let them up and sometimes I have to explain to the nice judge why I tore the tendons in someone's wrist or faceplanted a guy in the parking lot.

Because I actually am a nice person who needs to make mortgage. The engineering degree is apparently useless in my area, so I may as well pimp out my black belt.

Because I would like to represent my art well and fairly.
"He attacked me, I grabbed him, he fell down while I was struggling with him and broke his arm. It all happened so fast, I was just trying to keep myself safe."

That is my prepared speech for anyone who asks me to explain myself after a fight.

- Don
"If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough" - Albert Einstein
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