Thread: 1st Kumijo
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Old 05-11-2011, 08:49 AM   #8
Demetrio Cereijo
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Re: 1st Kumijo

It is a yokomen uchi, I understand the "quick turn" as a reference to the need to make a fast transition from the choku tsuki parry to the yokomen.

FWIW, in Saito's Traditional Aikido (Vol 2, p. 100) it simply says "jodan gaeshi".

Last edited by Demetrio Cereijo : 05-11-2011 at 08:53 AM.
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