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Mat Techniques

Top Mount Bridge

Movie of Top Mount Bridge

Fig. 1 Start Fig. 2 Blend Fig. 3 Bridge

  1. Fig. 1 Shows the start with Top Mount.
  2. In Fig. 2 Uke strikes at Nage's face and Nage's left arm reaches up to blend with and redirect the strike.
  3. In Fig. 3 Nage Bridges tossing Uke over Nage's left shoulder. Notice that Nage's right hand is pushing Uke's torso.

    Fig. 4 Roll Over

  4. In Fig. 4 Nage has rolled to a kneeling position to continue the attack.

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