Kaeshi waza – Counter techniques. The presented counter techniques are only a small selection of options within the plurality of counter-attacking, and have no. Irimi Nage No Kaeshi Waza. Sections. Instructions to teachers · Organisation · Editorial · Columns · Principles · Saito sensei’s method · Kajo · O Sensei’s. Kaeshi Waza The counter techniques must only be taught when the student has acquired a good knowledge of all the **basic techniques**, ie approximately at.

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One should not react too kzeshi-waza. One effective way is to practice oji waza was taught by Chiba sensei. If from chudan you squeeze the shinai gently with the little finger of you right hand, your point will move towards his left eye.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Motodachi faces each in turn, turning from group to group and makes the appropriate oji technique, remembering to invite the attack in his or her own timing.

The weapons of Aikido, aiki ken and aiki jo In modern Aikido, weapons are hardly taughtif taught at all. The presented counter techniques are only a small selection of options within the plurality of counter-attacking, and have no right to be complete.

I often see what should be suriage men turn into debana men. A Comprehensive Guide to Japanese Swordsmanship. Kendo, A Comprehensive Guide. This decision we must always make for a respective opponents and change it during the fight scene. More often than not this will make him attack your kaeshi-wazz at a time when your energy is focussed and you are able to respond immediately with suriage men or kaeshi dou.

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This type of behaviour is not limited kaaeshi-waza dou and is not just reserved for shiai. In kaeshi-eaza nutshell this means we learn as much from being hit as we learn from hitting.


Some fighters tend in certain competition situations to a wait tactic with the intention to counter the opponent when he starts his favorite technique. It is worth remembering that kendo is a Zen martial art and that our objective is self-improvement through rigorous, unselfconscious training.

Kaeshi waza – Counter techniques

If we provide a counter-movement that is kaeshi-qaza proportion to the speed of the opponent’s throw approach too fast, the opponent has not yet been “put into it” in the throw and could with a relatively safe standing, prevent our counter-technique. News update Discussion forum Contact us. So for example, if you are receiving on omote, you do so as you make a diagonal step with the left foot and strike as your right foot moves into place.

To find kaeshiw-aza more, including how to control cookies, see here: News update Discussion forum Contact us. A professional educator friend told me never to tell people what not to do, but to accentuate the positive actions that they should be taking.

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Aikido was born in IwamaO sensei achieved in that village the synthesis of tai jutsu, aiki ken and aiki jo. Log in or register to post comments.

So next time you hit an elbow, give yourself the benefit of the doubt and encourage your keiko kzeshi-waza to worry about your men rather than his ,aeshi-waza dou.

Skip to main content. In O sensei’s Aikido, on the contrary, aiki ken, aiki jo and tai jutsu are unified and form together a riai, a family of harmonious techniques stemming from one unique principle. There is no enemy anymore as such, but an opportunity offered to reach unified ki. Kaeshi waza – Counter techniques The presented counter techniques are only a small selection of options within the plurality of counter-attacking, and have no right to be complete.

On the other hand, it is also wrong to start a counter throw as quickly as possible. By taking such a defensive action, he loses the ability to respond with a technique of his own and whilst my knowledge of orthopaedic surgery is slight to say the least, I imagine that the pain and inconvenience caused by serious elbow injury outweighs the shame of having your dou hit.


Kendo, Personal Reflections and Inherited Wisdom. Ken wo korosu — You break his kamae by moving his shinai with your own.

A comment on an old post on suriage men arrived yesterday. On a practical level, I teach kenshi of all heights, so I need to know the technique well enough to demonstrate it to people who might find it useful. Very important for the execution of a counter technique is the speed of the opponent’s throw approach. You have to practice counter techniques as good as attack techniques.

Kaeshi -men however is a challenge, because taller opponents will often have their hands in a higher position than mine, so that when I try to return the men strike I hit their shinai rather than an open men. I see many kenshi busily blocking attacks to dou, men and kote in kaeshi-wxza normal keiko as if the objective of their practice is kaeshi-aaza to be hit, rather than making successful strikes themselves.

This is rather like an archer being unable to shoot an arrow because he is afraid of the bow string hitting his hand. Skip to main content. You make him attack and take the opportunity to destroy his technique and beat him with your own. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new ,aeshi-waza by email.