The defenses are designated by naming the attack and then the action which constitutes the defense. Thus the name of one complete Aikido tehnique is Ushiro Katatetori Kubishimi Koshinage.
Irimi entering in a straight line
Omote to the front of uke
Ura to the rear of uke
Osae a pin
There are six take down-and-pin techniques:
Ikkyo (kote osae) Number one technique. (arm pin.)
Nikyo (kote mawashi) #2. Inward wrist twist. (wrist turning.)
Sankyo (kote hineri) #3. Vertical wrist twist. (wrist twist)
Yonko (tekubi osae) #4. Wrist pin, using pressure on the nerve.
Gokyo (ude nobashi) #5. Similar to ikkyo but for knife disarming.
Royko #6. Similar to ikkyo but an arm bar to the elbow
There are a number of throws
Juji garami or juji nage Koshi nage Aiki otoshi Sumi otoshi Ude garami with specific names: wrist twist rotary throw four corners throw entering throw
"ten" means "heaven" and "chi" means "Earth" The heaven - earth position of the hand has one hand high and the other low. entwined arms throw hip throw aiki drop, often against a rear bear hug corner drop arm entwined lock
Kokyu nage breath or timing throw. A throw which depends primarily on blending.
Was this article helpful?
Find Out the Broad Array of Aikido Styles, Understanding And Importance! Prepare Tough But Prepare Smart. How will you arrive at your objective of polishing superior Aikido skills? This e-book and audio is a total martial arts guide and will not bore you with the traditional standards and thoughts like other e-books do. We ensure you that this e-book is laden with rare information that will kick start your Aikido training regime in the correct manner and transform your life evermore!