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Old 10-03-2005, 07:22 AM   #24
Pauliina Lievonen
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Re: committed attack/sensitive ukemi paradox

Kevin Leavitt wrote:
I think it is a matter of experience of finding that "sweet spot" between strength and flow. Or something like that!
I'm going to jump on a word again.

I don't think it's "between"... it's somewhere else entirely.

I think that if you keep thinking of strength and flow as two opposites, or two ends of a continuum, you'll always have this apparent dilemma. Strong and flowing can both exist at the exact same moment together.

Is that what you were saying David?

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