Koryu no kata – Dai Yon (3)

Oyo waza Section 3 of koryu no kata dai yon is called Oyo Waza Oyo Waza literally means “application techniques”, which means you are using basic techniques in different attacking situations. You are required to “adapt” the basic technique without changing the concept and principles. Section 3 – Techniques 1-4 These waza don’t use a […]

Aiki-Do, the way to Aiki?

Aikido or Aiki-Do? There are many explanations for Aiki-Do and from a historical point of view we have to look a the lineage of the many educational lines of Aiki-Do. Morihei Ueshiba can be credited to be the founder of Aikido and was a student of Sokaku Takeda, the founder of modern Daito Ryu Aikijutsu […]