Sokumen irimi nage

Literally defined as “Projection by lateral advance”. It is a technique that is part of the variants of projections of the technical repertoire of Aikido. Read more

Sokumen irimi nage, consists of being placed on the side of the partner (by our displacement or the displacement of Uke that leads him to be placed on our side). From there, we raise the arm on our axis to contact our elbow on the outside of Uke’s chin and enter laterally on Uke, sliding the leg down their back to get an imbalance that will lead, generally, to a fall back.