Archive for the ‘Aikido Techniques’ Category

kihon dousa renzoku dousa is a demonstration of the basic postures and used as a training exercise or at demonstrations. When practicing it is important to try to emphasis good posture which will help when you practice your techniques.

As our techniques develop we learn to practice these in a sitting position – shikko ho – moving on your knees . In practicing this way we must develop the technique rather than rely upon our legs and their strength which could mask technique deficiencies.

Safety is our first priority when training and developing the ability to breakfall is essential to protecting ourselves and avoiding injury.

Sayunage to Kubishime is a painful Aikido technique to use against enemy who pushes you in the chest. Learn how to do Sayunage and transition to Kubishime from a two handed push or Ryotedori in this free Aikido training video featuring a 4th degree black belt.

Aikido technique Munetsuki Kotegaeshi allows the Aikido martial artist to block an opponents punch and re-route the energy. Learn the Munetsuki Kotegaeshi Aikido technique in this free video.

Irimi Nage from Yokomenuchi is done by striking the opponent’s arm and taking them down. Learn the Aikido technique Nodo Nage from Yokomenuchi in this free Aikido video lesson featuring a 4th degree black belt.

Aikido is a martial art that attacks the opponent’s joints and pressure points to defend against an attack. Watch this free video clip as an Aikido expert shows how to defend against a clothing grab.

The Aikido technique Ryote Tori Tenchinage is a throwing move that the martial artist can use against an enemy attacking from behind. Learn this important Aikido technique in this free video.

Aikido is a martial art that uses the opponent’s momentum to defend against an attack. Watch this free video clip as an Aikido expert shows how to defend against a rear wrist grab.