Peripheral Vision

Discussion on the three big Chinese internals, Yiquan, Bajiquan, Piguazhang and other similar styles.

Re: Peripheral Vision

Postby MaartenSFS on Fri Sep 29, 2017 6:27 am

I find that using "soft focus" is essential for sparring and especially for fencing, as the tip of the weapon is even faster than a punch. I also use it whilst riding my motorbike in China. Traffic and road conditions here can be such that one needs to be aware all the time and react in a split second.
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Re: Peripheral Vision

Postby Michael on Fri Sep 29, 2017 8:36 am

I constantly tell myself when riding over here to "soften my eyes" in order to pick up all the incoming bogeys.
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