Watch Gyaku Yokomen Redirect: Tanto Dori
A deflection and redirect technique for a backhand diagonal slashing attack with a knife.
A deflection and redirect technique for a thrusting / stabbing attack with a knife. An optional throw application is also shown.
Free-form tanto-dori attack and defense practice. The video outlines training parameters for the practice and highlights benefits of the training method.
Matsuoka Sensei talks about his experience with the legendary Dan Inosanto and his thoughts on aikido based knife defense techniques.