Quote Originally Posted by Petter View Post
Every time my judo instructor shows a kesagatame escape, he mentions that 80% of osaekomi in judo competitions lead to ippon. Not a reason not to practice or to try, but the fact is that once you’re pinned you’ll generally lose—that’s not just you.
Dude- cool- thanks for the encouraging reality check.

Funny thing is, that 20% are the guys I try and hold down lol. I ain't exactly a master at that, either....