Kihon Kumite consists of a series of 10 techniques, which are part of the core of Wado technical partner training. Today, we would like to share number eight called Hachihonme in Japanese. A characteristic of Kihon Kumite 8 is the use of the elbow, which we shed some light on throughout this blog. The elbow is used primairily for the following movements:
Have a look at the pictures, where we demonstrate Kihon Kumite 8. Like our Kata presentations, we mention the stance used and the name of the technique. You can see the execution and explanation of this series in the video.