MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos - View Single Post - Pic and Video of me training
View Single Post
post #31 of (permalink) Old 04-26-2007, 12:07 PM
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Michigan
Posts: 184
Thumbs up

If I may add.....someone said that the power comes from the hip, indeed, and from the photo it looks as though you are not "twisting" your hips into the kick therefore not using all the power you could. Not only that, by not pivoting your hips when throwing a kick, be it a roundhouse or side kick, you could possibly damage your hip sockets. After awhile of throwing improper technique you will notice your hip joints actual aren't as fluid anymore....the bones actually "grind" against each other.

Hey, but on the bright side.....if you love it, keep doin it but train with proper technique. As someone said, speed and power will come.

Team Jorge Gurgel, Grand Rapids Brazillian Jiu Jitsu
If you rep me + or - leave your name!
dragonfury72BJJ is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome