Introduction to Gyaku Waza

Gyaku Waza (逆技) “Reverse Techniques”

For our purposes, we have grouped the following together as gyaku waza. There is some slight variation from the Gyaku Waza section of the Tenchijin Ryaku no Maki. These are additional basic techniques utilized throughout the various ryuha.

  • Hon Gyaku “Primary Reverse”
  • Ganseki Nage “Rock/Stone Throw”
  • Onikudaki “Demon Crush”
  • Take Ori “Bamboo Break”
  • Oh Gyaku “Big Reverse”

 

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