Rochford Shotokan Karate Terminology : Karate Techniques

Uke (Blocks)


Age Uke - Rising block

Empi Uke (Or Hiji Uke) - Elbow block

Gedan-Barai - Down block

Haiwan Nagashi Uke - Sweeping back-arm block

Kakiwaki Uke - Reverse wedge block

Kosa Uke - Cross block

Morote Uke - Augmented inside-outward block

Ni Jodan Uke - Double rising block

Otoshi Uke - Dropping or falling block

Seiryuto Uke - Ox-Jaw block

Shuto Juji Uke - Open hand X block

Sokumen Awase Uke - Side combined block

Soto Uke - Inward middle block

Tate Shuto Uchi Uke - Vertical inside outward sword hand block

Te Nagashi Uke - Sweeping hand block (parry)

Teisho Yoko Uke - Side palm heel block

Tsukami Uke - Grasping block

Uchi Ude Uke - Inside forearm block

Yoko Uchi Barai - Side sweeping block

Awase Shuto Age Uke - Combined rising knife-hand block

Gassho Uke - Double palm heel block

Haishu Uke - Back hand block

Juji Uke - X block

Keito Uke - Chicken head block

Manji Uke - Hi/low block

Nagashi Uke - Sweeping block

Osae Uke - Pressing block

Ryowan Uchi Uke - Double inside block

Sho Koko Bo Uke - Tiger mouth block

Shuto Uke - Knife block

Soto Ude Uke - Outside forearm block

Sukui Uke - Scooping block

Tate Shuto Uke - Vertical knife-hand block

Teisho Oshi Uke - Pressing palm heal block

Tetsui Zuki - Hammer fist

Uchi Otoshi - Falling block

Uchi Uke - Inside-outward block


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