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Old 05-17-2004, 04:00 AM   #43
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Re: The Uncooperative Partner

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

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
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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