Onikudaki from an Outside Arm Lock

Onikudaki from an Outside Arm Lock

Onikudaki from an Outside Arm Lock Onikudaki, as taught from the Takamatsu-den tradition, is typically performed from an inside position on your opponent. In this lesson, we look at a variation of this popular Ninpo martial arts technique, that is performed from an...
Onikudaki from an Outside Arm Lock

Applying Traditional Martial Arts Principles – Hicho No Kata

Applying Traditional Martial Arts Principles: Hicho No Kata In the last lesson we covered Gyokko Ryu’s Koku. This week continues in the same system with a core striking pattern known as Hicho No Kata. In fact, there are three such patterns with the Sanpo Hiden...
Onikudaki from an Outside Arm Lock

Applying Traditional Martial Arts Principles – Koku

Applying Traditional Martial Arts Principles: Koku Koku is a well Koryu martial arts technique from Gyokko Ryu, a part of the Takamatsu-den systems. Being able to perform these traditional martial arts techniques is really just the first step. A Ninpo-ka (Ninpo...
Onikudaki from an Outside Arm Lock

GRIP DYNAMICS SERIES: Full Grip and Hook Grip

GRIP DYNAMICS: Using a Full Grip and Hook Grip In Ninpo there are numerous ways to grip, two primary being the Full Grip and Hook Grip. In this video we look at how to apply a couple popular Jujutsu locks using both. NOT ALL GRIPS ARE EQUAL When we think about martial...
Onikudaki from an Outside Arm Lock

GRIP DYNAMICS SERIES: Wrist Control with Junte and Gyakute

GRIP DYNAMICS: Wrist Control with Junte and Gyakute The details of maintaining effecient wrist control with arm locks is an often overlooked skill in martial arts. However, it’s an essential skill on our journey to martial arts mastery. DON’T LET IT SLIP...