In the below video Aikido Warrior Dojo seniors demonstrate and explain key aspects of the Aikido technique tachi dori shomen giri yonkyo. The technique is demonstrated as a response to a downward strike to the head (shomenuchi) where the uke is armed with a wooden sword (bokken).
- Tachi dori shomen giri yonkyo – A deeper look
In the below video, Peter Brady Shihan (7th Dan Aikikai) provides more detailed instruction on the subject version of tachi dori shomen giri yonkyo.
- Yonkyo – Basics
For information and video instruction on the basics of yonkyo – see “Yonkyo (the basics)”
Have a great week.
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