★★★★★ Review by Lee Calder, Irish Judo Association Development Coach
Fantastic book, created for younger players, but readily usable for any player going for their black belt. Our club will be using the books to help the players get ready for there gradings.
★★★★★ Review by Matt Divall, Drop In Podcast Presenter
This will help young judoka through their grading without a doubt, with easy step by step pictures & instructions of how to do each throw of the Gokyo and it has the Japanese terminology too. Would highly recommend this book to accompany a junior judoka’s judo education.
This book will help judoka:
- Prepare for gradings
- Learn Japanese terminology
- Understand the mechanics of a throw
- Master how to throw in all directions
- Remember the names of the techniques
- Learn the grips required
- Develop a repertoire of throws they can use
Who is this book for?
40 Judo Throws is for any junior judoka looking to take improve their throwing abilities.
If you want to learn how to the throw – you have come to the right place! This book will help you do just that.
By the end of this book the reader will have learnt every throw in the Gokyo, that’s 40 judo throws in total, the whole judo syllabus.
And that is seriously good news – because the more judo throws you know the better.
You will have the skills to throw opponents of all sizes and styles and you will know how to defend against techniques too.