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by shtook
Thu Mar 09, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: Do the other kata matter?
Replies: 4
Views: 16039

Re: Do the other kata matter?

Thank you for your answers. I think the first nine are enough but more is not too much. I think the kata teaches motor skills, structure, power-generation of different kinds. The first nine then have everything. Also the connection between these nie and our partnerwork is stronger. That said repetit...
by shtook
Mon Mar 06, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: Do the other kata matter?
Replies: 4
Views: 16039

Do the other kata matter?

The founder mostly taught the pinan kata, kushanku, naihanchi, seishan and chinto. Do you think the other kata make a significant contribution to the curriculum?
by shtook
Fri Nov 25, 2016 9:40 am
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: Niseishi
Replies: 3
Views: 20565

Re: Niseishi

Hello Andy, What about that idori where we unbalance one way and then take the head for a trip the other way round? https://youtu.be/ReDapo636-c?t=105 Still that not the same as splitting tough, I think. The founders kata and Chosin Chibana's kata don't differ that much. I think Funakoshi didn't cha...
by shtook
Sat Nov 21, 2015 7:51 pm
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: Sad news on the passing of Reg Kear
Replies: 14
Views: 41811

Re: Sad news on the passing of Reg Kear

Kear sensei's words provided added quality to my wado-journey. His articles and posts are places to come back to when practice has given a new perspective. I am sure I will keep returning to what he wrote. Thank you.
My condolences to Reg Kears family, friends and students.
by shtook
Wed Nov 27, 2013 9:09 am
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: Pulling the rear leg(junzuki)
Replies: 9
Views: 13455

Re: Pulling the rear leg(junzuki)

I remember the Perry's gait analysis from studies (see link). It describes phases off the normal (walking)gait: pages 7 & 8. http://www.google.nl/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&ved=0CEAQFjAC&url=http%3A%2F%2Fkennisbank.hva.nl%2Fdocument%2F218614&ei=mKuVU...