Thread: Speed in waza?
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Old 03-02-2012, 07:35 AM   #7
Dojo: Sakumeikan N.E. Aikkai .Newcastle upon Tyne.
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Re: Speed in waza?

Lynn Seiser wrote: View Post
Never been fast enough to hide flaws.

I always heard, slow and smooth, smooth and fast.
Dear Seiser Sensei,
Hope you are well. Perhaps you could have added this to the above; with the intent to do the waza as near a technically proficient as possible.?
My belief is this you only improve when you do a correct movement be it fast or slow .Fast movements can hide flaws , as you have indicated.Slow movements allow one to know/focus on where there are' gaps 'in the waza that one is executing.Cheers,Joe.
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