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Old 11-02-2002, 11:33 AM   #21
bob_stra
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Some good replies here that I wanted to add to.

The Feldenkrais Method is a system of somatic education - ie: learning how to use your body more efficiently. As a quick primer take a squiz at this -

http://www.feldenkrais.com/questel1.html

I mention this because Moshe has an excellent series of lessons on achieving effortless ukemi. I can't for the life of me remember those (any feldie afficionadoes that can lend a hand?), so instead I recommend you try the following. You might be suprised at the results ;-)

http://www.nas.com/~richf/low4.htm

http://www.nas.com/~richf/low10.htm

http://www.nas.com/~richf/low28.htm

http://www.nas.com/~richf/low29.htm

http://www.nas.com/~richf/low38.htm
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