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Shuto Mawashi Uke

Shuto Mawashi Uke is a technique in Kyokushin karate. It translates to 'Knife-Hand Roundhouse Block.' This technique involves executing a circular sweeping motion with the knife hand to block incoming attacks. The term 'Shuto' refers to the knife hand, 'Mawashi' indicates a roundhouse motion, and 'Uke' means block. It is commonly used to deflect strikes aimed at the midsection or head with a strong sweeping motion.




  • 手刀shuto / knife Hand
  • 受けuke / block
  • 回しmawashi / turn / rotate
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