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post #7 of (permalink) Old 10-06-2012, 10:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Freelancer View Post
But no-gi game does require more speed, or better said, it relies more on speed than the gi game.

I will also recommend no-gi, since for what the OP wants, it's more practical.
I would agree with that but I don't think the strength over technique in nogi really flies. If anything I think strength or at least the strength of your grip will benefit someone more in gi than nogi as there is always something to hold onto.


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