2/28/2008 11:09pm, #61
Originally Posted by Happy Panda
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2/28/2008 11:13pm, #62Originally Posted by Teh El Macho
What I mean to say is this:
When a person is struck in the head, he gets rocked by blows to the chin and nose area more than anywhere else. This will result in the aforementioned acceleration of the brain to a greater extent than can be dealt with by the CSF. I doubt that a person can strike another person of similar weight on the forehead with enough force to cause a concussion.
The headgear does not protect the crucial areas. **** headgear.Originally Posted by Goju - joe
2/28/2008 11:14pm, #63Originally Posted by Teh El Macho
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2/28/2008 11:16pm, #64
Omega, hold just a second. Do you reall mean to tell me that you make your students wear headgear with face cages?Originally Posted by Goju - joe
2/28/2008 11:41pm, #65Originally Posted by Teh El Macho
Omega - how 'restrictive' is it to be wearing full gear and spar/roll?
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2/28/2008 11:56pm, #66Originally Posted by The Question
Reasons not to wear headgear:
Creates blind spots so you can't react correctly.
Adds 1" to persons range so you can't train to react correctly
Neck must support heavier gear especially after training for awhile.
Those are your arguements, not the that they don't stop the majority of concussions where most people get hit.
2/28/2008 11:59pm, #67Originally Posted by Lily
2/29/2008 12:01am, #68Originally Posted by The Question
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