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Old 11-19-2019, 11:58 PM
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Default Seppo Paju vs KJ Nybo = Same Form

Once Seppo lands on the rear foot everything is nearly identical except for the momentum.

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Old 11-20-2019, 09:44 AM
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Looks like Seppo's reachback timing is better though. KJ is at full extension before his front foot touches down. Obviously it's fine if that's what you are used to, but probably a lot harder to replicate.
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Old 11-20-2019, 10:32 AM
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I use KJ (Nybo, the OG KJ) as an example when talking to people a lot and it's amazing how many people think he has bad form.

He's one of my favorite examples of efficiency producing insane power. Same with Seppo.

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Old 11-20-2019, 11:16 AM
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Slightly more extension in Nybo's arm/elbow?
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Old 11-20-2019, 07:21 PM
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I use KJ (Nybo, the OG KJ) as an example when talking to people a lot and it's amazing how many people think he has bad form.

He's one of my favorite examples of efficiency producing insane power. Same with Seppo.
Same rear foot/leg action aka the move.


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Old 11-20-2019, 07:41 PM
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"The move" has just never clicked for me. It feels like my knee wants to bend sideways if I'm pushing off my rear foot. Like the knee moving in and down just looks so painful to me on film.
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Old 11-20-2019, 08:02 PM
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"The move" has just never clicked for me. It feels like my knee wants to bend sideways if I'm pushing off my rear foot. Like the knee moving in and down just looks so painful to me on film.
Foot rolls inward, knee doesn't bend sideways.

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Old 11-20-2019, 08:13 PM
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Looks like Seppo's reachback timing is better though. KJ is at full extension before his front foot touches down. Obviously it's fine if that's what you are used to, but probably a lot harder to replicate.


His crow hop/whip combo is just so sick. Such a smooth, conservative movement. No wasted energy whatsoever, it’s uncanny how he generates so much arm speed out of such concise body movement.
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Old 11-21-2019, 12:24 AM
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His crow hop/whip combo is just so sick. Such a smooth, conservative movement. No wasted energy whatsoever, it’s uncanny how he generates so much arm speed out of such concise body movement.
IMO KJ has a bigger smash factor efficiency considering how little energy he uses in the x-step with a more compact weightshift.

Seppo uses more of a side shuffle hop or x-hop, than a crow hop.
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Old 11-21-2019, 12:44 AM
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Same rear foot/leg action aka the move.

What I find most interesting about this gif is how long Paul looks at his target compared to the other three throwers.

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