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Old 08-26-2011, 11:11 AM   #18
Dave de Vos
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Re: early kyu expectations

Jason Casteel wrote: View Post
good ukemi = no matter what happens, you're going to not end up getting hurt because you can't take the fall. [...] Someone in average condition who takes the training seriously should have good ukemi after 6-9 months at most.

With my (limited) experience, I'd be very impressed if someone could handle this level of ukemi without getting hurt after 6-9 months:
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