rooted or stable. Used as in ‘Fudo Dachi’, or immovable stance.
Rooted stance, but many refer to this stance as Sochin Dachi
‘immovable mind’ a mental state of immovability
A position with your feet together.
Assistant Referee or judge
The abdomen area of the human body.
A striking point on the lower part of the leg on the human body
Stamping technique, aimed at many parts of the opponents body.
Fumi komi (shuto uke)
Stepping inward (knife hand block) The Fumi Komi represents the
suppressive nature of the step in movement
Techniques executed whilst you step forward
An action involving one foot sliding forward
To invade or step inside the opponents space, body etc
To step, to move
To swing, as in a leg or an arm or even a weapon
To lose through defeat
To win via default
To practice against more than one opponent
Chest on the human body