Training notes: Ushiro ryokatadori nikyo

In the below video Morihiro Saito Sensei (8th Dan Aikikai) demonstrates the Aikido technique – Ushiro ryokatadori nikyo.

The demonstration is at basic level from a static attack position whereby the uke firmly holds both of the nage’s shoulders from behind.




  • Technical instruction

In the below video, Sensei Andy Hathaway of the London Aikido Club gives instruction on the technical aspects for the static (kihon) application of the technique.  For other  excellent technical videos on Aikido generously shared by the London Aikido Club, please see their channel on You tube.