Originally Posted by boramiNYC
1hbh footwork and stance must be very precise for it to work properly. open stance is more detrimental to 1hbh than to 2hbh. in terms of footwork 2hbh is much more flexible esp in lower than pro level. but most pros don't settle with the flexible footwork instead they hit closed as much as they can, which becomes just as precise as 1hbh footwork at pro level. a lot of kids just cannot handle such stringent footwork requirement of 1hbh to begin with.
Agreed. Have no idea what those who suggest the footwork on 1 handers are somehow easier or more flexable are talking about...