michael asked in SportsMartial Arts · 6 months ago

is o soti gari a throw, or a leg sweep?

in jujitsu clases where i train there considered throws on the tests.but i always for some reason all this time thought they were sweeps.i know it's a judo technique

3 Answers

  • Anonymous
    6 months ago
    Favorite Answer

    It is a throw. JJJ or Judo samething. It is a throwing technique not a sweep

    Osoto-gari means Large outer reap (not sweep). Just look at the youtube clips. It is a throw just by looking t the video you can dissect the movements and see it is a throw. The leg is really used as a pivot point or fulcrum for the throw.

  • Kenny
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    You say tomato, I say tomato .

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