The half release itself won't be used often in performance, but it is a crucial first step in understanding the timing and hand-eye coordination required for more advanced releases.
XMA | Kamas | Weapons | Extreme | Release | Tricks
Learn all of the cutting variations for the negative grip. Once your students have these cuts down, challenge them to put it all together into a combination.
XMA | Kamas | Weapons | Extreme | Cuts | Basics
This longer spin combination links together outside reverse rotations that are both synchronized and staggered. This is a relatively easy way to add flash to intermediate students' forms.
XMA | Kamas | Weapons | Extreme | Manipulation | Spin | Tricks | Combo