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#159328 - 06/23/05 09:26 AM Kip-up
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Hello.

I'm trying to learn how to do a kip-up, but I'm just not getting it. I keep landing on my rear, or falling on my back.
Clearly, I'm doing it ALL wrong.
Can any one provide a step-by-step tutorial, or link to same?
I'm looking for a "Kip-up for Dummies" kind of thing.

Thanks!

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#159329 - 06/23/05 08:34 PM Re: Kip-up [Re: Zombie Zero]
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www.club540.com has some tutorials.

If you need more help send me a pm.
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#159330 - 06/24/05 09:28 AM Re: Kip-up [Re: matt7_87]
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Thanks, Matt!

If I understand correctly, my legs should generate almost all the power/forward motion. How hard should I push off with my hands?

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#159331 - 06/24/05 05:32 PM Re: Kip-up [Re: Zombie Zero]
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Only as much as you need. I can do a no handed kip up pretty easy, in fact for me using hands throws me off. Just experiment and find what works for you.
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#159332 - 06/26/05 11:01 PM Re: Kip-up [Re: matt7_87]
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I find doing no handed kip ups starts hurting my neck after a while... is that bad?

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#159333 - 06/27/05 02:59 AM Re: Kip-up [Re: DefenselessChild]
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It can become bad. Maybe you should stregnthen your neck. Just lay down and pick your head up off the floor and hold it. Every once in a wahile rotate it a little to work the different neck muscles.

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#159334 - 06/27/05 03:08 PM Re: Kip-up [Re: Zombie Zero]
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Sorry for sounding ignorant, but what is a kip up?
I'm guessing its either when you spring forward off your back (or neck), or when you spring backwards off your back/neck.
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#159335 - 06/27/05 04:26 PM Re: Kip-up [Re: BaguaMonk]
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It's when you spring forward from your back.
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#159336 - 06/29/05 08:42 PM Re: Kip-up [Re: matt7_87]
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Ahh, then that one is quite easy Its cool though, but can be back for your back sometimes.
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#159337 - 07/05/05 07:38 AM Re: Kip-up [Re: Zombie Zero]
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Sorry to say it, but that's a myth, it can't really be done (I have tryed so I should know)

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