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(LiveLeak)   Japanese rope rescue in not a euphemism, but you might wish it was   ( divider line
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2680 clicks; posted to Video » on 09 Aug 2014 at 11:12 AM (3 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2014-08-09 10:55:47 AM  
2014-08-09 10:57:50 AM  
So THAT'S what happened to the ninja bloodlines.
2014-08-09 11:40:04 AM  
Impressive! But what scenarios are they training for where people can only be saved through small tunnels with smooth floors?
2014-08-09 11:43:13 AM  
So if it's in not a euphemism, what is it actually in?
2014-08-09 11:46:45 AM  
YouTube source: 533,868 views, Published on Jun 6, 2013

They seem to waste a lot of time making Seat (climbing) Harnesses out of rope rather than just using a proper purpose manufactured one such as:
upload.wikimedia.orgView Full Size

Of course making one from rope is a useful skill but in the demonstrations the rope for a seat is in neatly laid out pre-cut lengths.
2014-08-09 11:50:22 AM  
wow, those guys are pretty motivated to tie each other up and jerk each other around. this gives me some ...ideas
2014-08-09 11:59:18 AM  
jammer.squarespace.comView Full Size

2014-08-09 12:38:54 PM  
That wasn't the Japanese rope work I was expecting...
2014-08-09 02:39:03 PM  
3 oddly dressed guys in Japan saving the day?  It's been done:

Another dimension...

Another dimension...
2014-08-09 04:07:42 PM  
Let's see them try some of that stuff with a body that is more like a sack of wet rice than a willing and cooperative partner.

That should be fun.
2014-08-09 05:06:01 PM  
Closed it after 1/3 played.  Would have watched the whole thing without the "musical" soundtrack.
2014-08-09 05:15:00 PM  
2014-08-09 09:13:26 PM  
It's much better with the sound off.  I'd like to have those guys on the case if I needed a rescue.
2014-08-10 04:03:43 AM  

Diagonal: Let's see them try some of that stuff with a body that is more like a sack of wet rice than a willing and cooperative partner.

That should be fun.


A cooperative victim turns the excersize into one of choreography not dynamic skill.

Like akido.
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