Why Do Different Styles Move Their Hips In Different Directions For “Same” Hand Techniques

Karate girl doing knife hand blockWhen it comes to leading hand techniques, different styles move their hips/waist in different ways for certain leading hand techniques.  In particular, techniques that are part circular where the hand moves from the opposite side of the body to it’s own side (such as Downward Block, Back-Fist Strike, etc). Continue reading “Why Do Different Styles Move Their Hips In Different Directions For “Same” Hand Techniques” »