Side Kick Is it OK for the shoulders to face slightly away from the target? Do the head, front shoulder, hip and foot have to be in a straight line? Should the chest be facing the target slightly? Is it necessary for the standing foot to rotate fully 180 degrees heel to target? What do you all think? We are all built slightly differently, and our abilities change depending on our circumstances. The above are all common factors that are either unclear or that people struggle with. Is there leeway?