Aikido Hiki-Taoshi

Aikido Technique – Hiki-Taoshi or Pull Down

This page provides you with instructions for the Aikido Hiki-Taoshi technique (also known as pull down or pulling topple). This is a basic technique used in Aikido. It is also 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
Hiki-Taoshi Is Shown In Segment #8 (which starts at 2:18 into the video)