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Old 05-17-2004, 03:00 AM   #43
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Re: The Uncooperative Partner

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George S. Ledyard wrote:
One should never resist a technique since that simply creates a suki or opening.
to which

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Erik Jurrien Knoops wrote:
Hear hear.
to which I reply Shriek

Now perhaps we are thinking about resistance is fundamentally different ways and perhaps I'm taking things out of context but looking at the paragraph he also states
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he idea that being resistant is somehow more honest is incorrect. It is essentially martially unsound.
and I will put it to you that it is entirely possible to resist a technique and maintain martial integrity. Kaeshiwaza is resistance. Resistance can be hard or soft. It it .....

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