Instructions for Aikido's Mae-Otoshi or Forward Drop

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Instructions for Aikido's Mae-Otoshi or Forward Drop

This page provides you with instructions for the Aikido Mae-otoshi technique (also known as forward drop or front drop). This is a basic technique in Aikido. It is also part of Aikido Randori-No kata, one of the Aikido katas.

For other techniques (i.e. wrist, elbow, counters or dislocations), visit the main Aikido Techniques section.

This Video Shows All 17 Of The Aikido Randori-No Kata
Mae-otoshi Is Shown In Segment #16 (which starts at 5:17 into the video)

YouTube Instructional Video for Mae-otoshi - variation


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