Thread: Speed in waza?
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Old 03-02-2012, 09:36 AM   #8
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Re: Speed in waza?

IMO, speed in practice is like distortion for a guitar player. It sounds great, but it also covers up a lot of mistakes. For me, the only reason to practice at speed is for the timing/evasion aspects of avoiding/slipping strikes, once I make contact/kuzushi I try to slow them down and test my ability to maintain connection and kuzushi via what i'm doing in me.

Last edited by chillzATL : 03-02-2012 at 09:40 AM.
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