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How to Do Kaiten Nage in Aikido

Learn how to do kaiten nage from the instructors at The New York Aikikai in this Howcast aikido video.


Okay this next technique is called Kaitan Nage which literally translates to a wheel throw and you can see the shape as I throw my partner here.

We will start again with a basic starting point that we have seen before. So as we have demonstrated before I want to lead my partner, get out of the way, use my extension, and bring my partner around as I drop my weight. I need to drop low so that I can get on top of my partner.

As I stand up my partner does not. Extend so that you can see the shape of the wheel on my partner as I push the hand all the way over his back. Tenkhan, extend and drop your weight and take your partner's head as you stand and extend. Kaitan Nage.

So basic types of and body movement Tenkhan, get off the line of attack, extend and drop your weight, make sure your partner is faced down as you stand up and extend. You can see this from other attacks. Shomanuchi, [?]. You can speed things up a little bit, so Shomanuchi again. That was Kaitan Nage wheel throw.

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