By Yossi Sheriff

Seoi, 背負い, (סאואה) (also, in mispronanciation, Seoe) is a Koryu throw involving an armlock on the opponent's elbow. Seoe is used in Ninjutsu. It is not legal in Judo.

It uses the same principle as Ippon seoe nage. The variation shown here is a counter to Tsuki.

Video tutorial of Seoe

Video tutorial of Seoe

Video of Seoe

Video tutorial of Seoe Uchikomi

Meta perspectives

This technique incorporates these attributes of Meta Perspectives:

  1. Advanced level of expertise
  2. Low level of violence
  3. Medium level of violence
  4. High level of violence

Ninjutsu lessons with Seoe

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