Author Topic: Best Ever at Kajukenbo Forms?  (Read 8787 times)

Offline Gints Klimanis

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Re: Best Ever at Kajukenbo Forms?
« Reply #15 on: December 04, 2007, 03:06:16 PM »
I'd say Eric Carey.  He had a youth (adult?  chuckle) black belt at age 14 when he started our class, and he's also a professional hip hop/tap/etc dance instructor.

Ok.  Now the real question, perhaps a poll.  Do you think that form that look too good have lost much of their function?  A lot of the "excessive" movement that is purged in forms is useful and natural in fighting, such as bouncing up and down, holding your breath on a punch.  Also, forms have zero velocity points in which many judge self-deceleration as good.    That is, if you used the same moves in fighting, they would go beyond the point used to stop in forms.  What do you think, if this hasn't been beat to death before ?
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Re: Best Ever at Kajukenbo Forms?
« Reply #16 on: December 05, 2007, 04:07:42 AM »
I'd say Eric Carey.  He had a youth (adult?  chuckle) black belt at age 14 when he started our class, and he's also a professional hip hop/tap/etc dance instructor.

Ok.  Now the real question, perhaps a poll.  Do you think that form that look too good have lost much of their function?  A lot of the "excessive" movement that is purged in forms is useful and natural in fighting, such as bouncing up and down, holding your breath on a punch.  Also, forms have zero velocity points in which many judge self-deceleration as good.    That is, if you used the same moves in fighting, they would go beyond the point used to stop in forms.  What do you think, if this hasn't been beat to death before ?


I understand what you are saying my forms don't grant me tournament trophies because all I am good at is fast in your face muscle forms, not all that up on the flash.
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Re: Best Ever at Kajukenbo Forms?
« Reply #17 on: December 05, 2007, 10:10:10 PM »
Are there any examples of the people mentioned here doing these forms?
Perhaps on the YouTube?
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Re: Best Ever at Kajukenbo Forms?
« Reply #18 on: December 05, 2007, 10:22:31 PM »
Not the best by far but the goofiest
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