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Bow and arrow stance question

Postby Polymorph » Sun Feb 24, 2008 6:55 pm

Hi
I'm watching the long fist DVD and have a couple of questions.

When parcticing the stances, you turn into a bow stance from the horse stance and the heels are inline.

When watching the form it looks like their heels are not in line, are they about 1/2 shoulder width apart and about a horse stance width long?

Also I get the urge to pivot on my toes rather than heels, is that okay?, does it matter? what benifit is there pivoting on heels?

Thank you
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Postby DavidR » Thu Apr 17, 2008 10:03 am

Dear Polymorph

You will probably have better replies if you post your question to the training or shaolin topic.
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