Friday, November 09, 2007

KOKYU-HO: when your wrists are held with full force

Slide around to the side of your partner and control his joints as if folding them up. Then twist your hips, feigning a blow to his face with your right (left) hand, and throw him down. This is a KOKYU-HO turning throw technique.

- Saito Morihiro , Traditional Aikido, Vol. 3

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