Hiza guruma

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Hiza guruma
Classification Nage-waza
Sub classification Ashi-waza
Kodokan Yes
Technique name
Rōmaji Hiza guruma
Japanese 膝車
English Knee wheel

Hiza guruma (膝車?) is one of the original 40 throws of Judo as developed by Kano Jigoro.[1] It belongs to the first group of the traditional throwing list in the Gokyo no waza of the Kodokan Judo. It is also included in the current 67 throws of Kodokan Judo. It is classified as a foot technique (ashiwaza).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mifune, Kyuzo: The Canon of Judo, Kodansha International Ltd. (Tokyo) 2004, ISBN 4-7700-2979-9, p.

Further reading[edit]

  • Swain, Mike (1994), Ashiwaza II, Judo Masterclass Techniques (second ed.) (Ippon Books), ISBN 1-874572-65-8 

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