Aikido Gedan-ate

Aikido Technique – Gedan-ate or Low Strike

This page provides you with instructions for the Aikido Gedan-ate technique. It is also known as low strike or low attack. Gedan-ate is part of Aikido Randori-No kata, one of the Aikido katas.

For other Aikido techniques (i.e. Aikido wrist locks, elbow locks, counters or dislocations), visit Black Belt Wiki’s main Aikido Techniques section.

This Video Shows All 17 Of The Aikido Randori-No Kata
Gedan-ate Is Shown In Segment #4 (which starts at 59 seconds into the video)

Variations of Gedan-ate

Variations of Gedan-ate (which starts at 2:40 into the video)