Kubi nage

Literally “Projection by the neck”. This technique is part of the variants of projections of the technical repertoire of Aikido. Read more

Kubi nage, consists of making Uke lose balance in a forward motion by a grab inside his elbow priming Uke for a fall forward. Ikkyo then grabs Uke by the neck (with hands behind his head) and, by means of his descent with the knees to the tatami, accompanies Uke towards his fall in Mae Ukemi.