Fixed Stance – (Gubruyo Sogi)
- It is 1.5 shoulder widths long, measured from the big toe of the rear foot to the big toe of the front foot (therefore 1 foot width longer than L Stance)
- The weight is distributed evenly on both feet (50/50)
- Both feet are turned inwards by 15 degrees
- The rear leg is bent so that the knee-cap is over the toes of the rear foot.
- The front leg is bent proportionally.
- This stance is determined for the rear foot, and is always performed half facing.