Judo – Deashi Harai

Deashi Harai – Judo’s Front Foot Sweep

This page provides details for the Deashi Harai (front foot sweep) technique in Judo. This sweep is used to knock an opponent off-balance. This technique is often countered with a Tsubame Gaeshi.

For more Judo throws and grappling techniques, please visit the main Judo Techniques page.

Instructional Videos for a Deashi Harai (or Front Foot Sweep)