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It’s eye opening and interesting. By Kano’s intention, Judo is supposed to be a martial art, means to physical education and a pedagogic system.

I believe that different people learn skills in different ways, and for me personally, kata has been immeasurably useful in my judo journey.

They all have something to teach. The guiding principles of Judo are making the best use of one’s physical and mental powers as well as mutual welfare.

Katame No Kata

The world is more than just a 10m square covered with tatami. I have trained nage no kata, katame no kata, and itsutsu as an ongoing part of my judo training Sankyu brown belt.

Which i’ll be grading for in 10 days. Greetings, I was wondering if any kafame you have practice the less well known Katas for Judo? Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet.


katame no kata – Central Coast Judo Association

Did they help you in competition? It helps a lot more in understanding fundamentals of the throw and kxta ‘ideals’ for the throws to be effective. So, I’ve trained in nage, katame, nage ura, katame ura, goshin, go, and itsutsu, as well as some matame kata, namely the rensa and hikomi no kata, having been tested on the first five. Today millions of people worldwide practice Judo, most of them as combat sport, but also for fitness, as means to self-defense and many other reasons.

D It helps a lot more in understanding fundamentals of the throw and certain ‘ideals’ for the throws to be effective.

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Submit a new text post. Almost forgot, yes I am tested on them. Are you tested in these styles? Mostly it has helped me prepare for non competition defense. Log in or sign up in seconds. Want to add to the discussion? Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Itsutsu is just for fun but it did teach me how to dive and roll at significant speed and height.

I find it interesting that all Judoka initially learn their techniques through very simple kata, but somehow cannot make the transition to the more complex named kata. They are essentially the same thing. What use did you get from them?


I’d say your Judo becomes more Judo during Kata than Randori or any other form of practice. I feel that it has significantly improved my ground game and the throwing practice is good. But are great for understanding certain body mechanics and whatnot.

On a conceptual level, go no kata has been wonderful to study as a means of creating kuzushi. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. Kata gets your brain going about how to get yourself out of unwanted combat situations.

I believe [but do not profess to know] many schools do not teach these aspects of Judo because they might not be allowed in competition or are non-competitive in nature.

Some throws are basically useless in competitive setting.

This is partly to substitute for my lack of competition and partly because my sensei loves kata and believes it is well worth the time and katams. Submit a new link. The randori no kata, and it’s kxta ura forms have been tremendously useful in informing the precision and crispness with with I execute many techniques, as well as reinforcing and informing a sense of positional awareness, which helps make all my techniques work.