Seiryoku Zen'yo Kokumin Taiiku no Kata

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Seiryoku Zen'yo Kokumin Taiiku no Kata
Classification Kata
Sub classification Kodokan kata
Kodokan Yes
Technique name
Rōmaji Seiryoku Zen'yo Kokumin Taiiku no Kata
Japanese 精力善用国民体育の形
English Maximum-Efficiency National Physical Education Kata

Seiryoku Zen'yo Kokumin Taiiku no Kata (精力善用国民体育の形 Maximum-Efficiency National Physical Education Kata?) is a set of physical exercises that are part of judo.

Its purpose is to promote the development of strong, healthy minds and bodies in an interesting and useful way. It consists of two groups of exercises, one to be practiced alone, the other with a partner.

Videos[edit]

  • Video of the kata on Google Video. This is a very long video that seems to show several performances of the kata at a competition.

The demonstrations differ significantly from what is taught at Kodokan.

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