Thread: False sense?
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Old 08-22-2003, 03:17 PM   #20
Alfonso
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on the other hand, uke needs to practice ukemi too.

hopefully you can strike a balance.

as uke you can learn by resistance training; it helps nage more IMO but it also helps to understand why uke moves

as uke you also need to learn to ride the technique to a safe conclusion, and training for this can err on the side of tanking.

in my mind training can be like finding the balance point on a stick, you approach from either side but the sweet spot is precisely in the balance point,

in any case I think much frustration can be avoided by communicating with uke about what you want.

Last edited by Alfonso : 08-22-2003 at 03:29 PM.

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