Dave Organ (DaveO) wrote:
I voted 'Yes' and if I may, I'd like to answer Kent's good-hearted challenge: like this:
Thought experiment snipped
I agree that teaching something is usually quite helpful to learning. However, that's not the question that was posed. The question, as asked, is whether or not teaching is necessary
. To counter the example Dave gave, yes teaching shiho nage can make you better at shiho nage, but you can also get better at shiho nage just by practicing it yourself, even if it might take longer.