Uki waza

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Uki waza
Judoka demonstrating Uki-waza Judo throw
Judoka demonstrating Uki-waza throw
Classification Nage-waza
Sub classification Sutemi-waza
Kodokan Yes
Technique name
Rōmaji Uki waza
Japanese 浮技
English Floating drop

Uki Waza (浮技), is one of the original 40 throws of Judo as developed by Jigoro Kano. It belongs to the fifth group, Gokyo, of the traditional throwing list, Gokyo (no waza), of Kodokan Judo. It is also part of the 67 Throws of Kodokan Judo. It is classified as a side sacrifice technique, Yoko-sutemi.

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English aliases:

  • Floating throw

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