“Kuzushi is useless unless it is effortless,” by Patrick Parker

“Have you ever noticed, when practicing renzoku (combination techniques) in aikido or judo, that the more effort that you put into forcing the first technique to work, the less likely you are to get the second technique? Well, consider this…”

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  1. If it’s forced, it’s not kusushi.

  2. Kuzushi, in my mind comes at the point of contact, instantaneously or not at all…..

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