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Teiken

Teiken (蹄拳) “Hoof Fist” Uke reaches in under tori’s arms in an attempt to perform a lock on tori. Immediately sink hips and bring in elbows to trap uke’s arms at your side. Grab fingers of uke’s hand and crush them. Position thumbs on back of uke’s hands and perform...

Sakketsu

Sakketsu (殺締) “Killing Clamp” Uke grabs tori from behind around arms. Sink pushing hips back assuming hoko no kamae, striking uke’s hips back with your hips. Step 90 degrees to your left and twist hips clockwise to face the uke. In this movement, strike uke’s gorin...

Sakanagare

Sakanagare (逆流) “Reverse Flow” Both uke and tori begin in hidari ichimonji no kamae. Uke performs migi jodan tsuki. Fall offline with left foot and receive with right jodan uke. Capture uke’s right hand with your left hand to prepare to perform omote gyaku. The uke...

Keo

Keō (梟鷗) “Settling Seagull” Uke grabs both the tori’s lapels. In one motion, sink your hips as you hit with fudoken/shikanken to the back of uke’s hands in a downward motion. At the same time, use the inner part of your right foot to strike upwards into uke’s suzu....

Hanebi

Hanebi (跳火) “Leaping Fire” Uke grabs tori’s collar from behind with their right hand. Reach back and cover uke’s right hand with your right hand. The uke will perform a right sokuyakuken into tori’s back. Step forward with right foot and turn hips counter-clockwise...