04 Worked examples

posted 7 Jul 2011, 21:23 by aikidorepublic   [ updated 11 Jul 2011, 22:44 ]
This section applies the ideas of grounding and toppling to various aikido waza. 
Ikkyo looks a body positioning to exploit the base of support
Nikkyo demonstrates how it is possible to prevent nikkyo being applied by inducing a subtle topple in nage
Shionage as an exploration of setting up a topple and then moving the topple around the circle of ukes base of support