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AIKIDO TECHNICAL TIPS
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Ushiro Attack and Exercise

Ushiro attacks are usually practiced from behind without the practice victim knowing exactly when the attack is being executed. Its intent and purpose is a surprise attack to overpower its prey totally and without mercy.

Above, notice the attacker grabs the victim in a bear hug fashion over the elbows, immobilizing the arms.

Ushiro-tori Exercise

The animated graphic above illustrates the Ushiro-tori preparatory exercise for the technique of Ushiro-tori Kokyunage.

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Michio Hikitsuchi 10th Dan 1978
(C. Matrasko as uke)
1978 C. Matrasko

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