Gedan Uke

Gedan Uke

What Does Gedan Uke Mean? Gedan Uke ge·dan·u·ke \ˈgā-ˈdän\ ü-ˈkā\ noun Definition: A low block technique in karate and the best technique to use when practitioners are being kicked and their blocking arm is at waist level or lower when they get...
Gi

Gi

What Does Gi Mean? Gi gi \gē\ noun Definition: The name for the traditional karate uniform. It has a similar origin to the judogi, the judo uniform, but the Gi is made from much lighter material. It is important to purchase a high-quality Gi, because an...