Aikido Kokyu Nage

Aikido Technique – Kokyu Nage or Breath Throw

This page provides students with instructions for the Aikido Kokyu Nage technique (or Breath Throw). Throws in a Japanese martial arts are often referred to as Nage or Nage-Waza.

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

Instructional Video for Aikido Kokyu Nage 

Aikido’s Kokyu Nage Against A Hook Punch

Aikido’s Kokyu Nage Against A Wrist Grab