By Sam Sheridan
It happened to him that he may eventually discover a long-held obsession: battling. inside a 12 months, he used to be in Bangkok education with Thailand's maximum kickboxing champion and stepping throughout the ropes for his first expert bout. yet one struggle wasn't sufficient, and Sheridan got down to attempt himself on an epic trip into how and why we struggle, dealing with Olympic boxers, Brazilian jiu-jitsu stars, and supreme combating champions.
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Katatedori kokyunage 8 C D E F Takemusu Aikido, Vol. 4 59 A A B C DE 60 B A BWhen your partner grabs your left wrist with her right hand, grab her right wrist with your right hand in the same manner as in shihonage urawaza. C Pivot on your left foot while opening with your right foot in a large movement and turn your hips 180 degrees. Stand side by side with your partner and place your left arm under your partner's right elbow. D EStep forward with your left foot and throw your partner while applying pressure against her elbow.
D Grab your partner's right wrist from the inside with your right hand and push forward your partner's right arm while placing your left arm under her right elbow. E FStep through with your left foot and throw your partner while applying pressure against her elbow. BC D EF Commentary e 32 In the movement shown in photo e, apply pressure against your partner's elbow by pushing with your left elbow. Yokomenuchi kokyunage 3 C D Detail of photo e E F Takemusu Aikido, Vol. 4 33 A A B C DE 34 B A Face your partner in ai hanmi.
C Step to the side with your left foot while turning your hips 180 degrees to assume right hanmi and free your left hand from her grip. D EFStep to the rear of your partner with your left foot to throw her as though sweeping her away with your left arm. Commentary d 58 In the movement shown in photo d, open your arms wide as though expanding your chest. Katatedori kokyunage 8 C D E F Takemusu Aikido, Vol. 4 59 A A B C DE 60 B A BWhen your partner grabs your left wrist with her right hand, grab her right wrist with your right hand in the same manner as in shihonage urawaza.
A Fighter's Heart: One man's journey through the world of fighting by Sam Sheridan