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Re: Best martial art style

January 1st, 2019, 10:24 pm

BTW, Ukrainian judo (the girl is the current world champion up to 48kg):
 
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Re: Best martial art style

January 2nd, 2019, 3:10 pm

Great judo technique she has; ippon by o ouchi gari @3.58. Very clinical. 
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Re: Best martial art style

January 2nd, 2019, 4:00 pm

Do you think her relatively big height is an advantage in judo? When I trained Kyokushin I had a problem with shorter opponents (I'm slightly taller than her).
 
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January 2nd, 2019, 11:12 pm

Do you think her relatively big height is an advantage in judo? When I trained Kyokushin I had a problem with shorter opponents (I'm slightly taller than her).
I think she will have less problems with taller opponents. She stands upright  and her gripping style is amazing. Reminds be a bit of Mark Huizinga.

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Re: Best martial art style

January 7th, 2019, 8:53 pm

Do you think her relatively big height is an advantage in judo? When I trained Kyokushin I had a problem with shorter opponents (I'm slightly taller than her).
I think there's another issue: she seems to be very strong as well.
Ukrainian judokas are naturally very strong (even more so than most countries), so they can skip power training.
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Re: Best martial art style

January 7th, 2019, 10:35 pm

She's looks like an East Slav (she's from Sumy Oblast, which is far north-eastern Ukraine). They are strong, but slender people, forged in the hardship of life among the thick forests, wild rivers and treacherous marshes. The HUGE feet are also a characteristic body feature :-) Think how stable she must be despite her height and slenderness. We are more Balkan/Mediterranean in south-west: dark (not as dark as I though), taller than most Slavs, but definitely not strong and stocky as the Eastern guys. The most pathetic judoka can throw me like a feather. But we have fast thinking and reflexes :-D That's why I switched to boxing...
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January 8th, 2019, 11:59 am

I used to train with this guy. Size 50 shoes.
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January 8th, 2019, 7:48 pm

Was one of his techniques trampling down the opponent? :-) My feet are petite and it's always been a problem in most sports. I wear ankle supporters for jogging.
 
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January 8th, 2019, 8:02 pm

Yeah, I hated fighting him; he was a useless judoka and he used dirty tricks just to bully people.

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January 11th, 2019, 1:30 am

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January 11th, 2019, 1:56 am

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February 13th, 2019, 9:45 pm

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February 28th, 2019, 4:57 pm

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Re: Best martial art style

February 28th, 2019, 5:24 pm

Do you think her relatively big height is an advantage in judo? When I trained Kyokushin I had a problem with shorter opponents (I'm slightly taller than her).
Try dummies?

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