Uki otoshi

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Uki otoshi
Judoka demonstrate Uki otoshi
Judoka demonstrate Uki otoshi
Classification Nage-waza
Sub classification Te-waza
Kodokan Yes
Technique name
Rōmaji Uki otoshi
Japanese 浮落
English Floating drop

Uki otoshi (浮落?), or "floating drop," is one of the traditional forty throws of Judo as developed by Jigoro Kano. It belongs to the fourth group, Dai Yonkyo, of the traditional throwing list, Gokyo-no-Nagewaza [1], of Kodokan Judo. It is also part of the current 67 Throws of Kodokan Judo. [2] The technique is categorized as a hand technique, Te-waza. [3]

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