Judo – Pinning Techniques

List of Judo Pins

Here are a variety of pinning techniques that are used in Judo. The Japanese name for Judo pins is Osae Waza.

For information on other Judo throws and grappling techniques, please visit the main Judo Techniques page.

Osae Waza – Judo Pinning Techniques


  1. International Judo Federation, Judo Techniques, http://www.intjudo.eu/Judo_Corner/Judo_Techniques/Judo_Techniques5, Added – 6/19/13
  2. Kodokan Judo Institute, Classification of Waza Names, http://www.kodokan.org/e_waza/index.html#katamewaza, Added – 7/1/13