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Shumatsu Dosa Ni

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Basic Movement - Aikido - Beginner - White Belt


Shumatsu Dosa Ni - After-class Exercise #2

Pre-cursor to e.g. Katate mochi Shihonage Ni, which it follows in the Kihon Dosa To Kanren Waza sequence.

The #2 version consists of a deep 180 degree pivot, followed by a shift, followed by a shuffle.

The solo version is demonstrated by Chida Sensei in the second half of the video top right, beginning at 0:36s. 

Like the other basic movements, Shumatsu Dosa Ni has three forms: Solo, with Partner and with Sword. All three are show in the Honbu Dojo video below.

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