Aikido – Ushiro-ate

Aikido Technique – Ushiro-ate or Rear Strike

This page provides you with instructions for the Aikido Ushiro-ate technique. It is also known as rear strike or back strike. Ushiro-ate is used in 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
Ushiro-ate Is Shown In Segment #5 (which starts at 1:19 into the video)