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Nage Waza Definition

What Does Nage Waza Mean?

Nage Waza

na·ge wa·za

\ˈnä-gā\ ˈwä-zä\
noun

Definition: Relates to a series of karate throwing techniques; the aim is to successfully throw an opponent to the ground. Unlike judo, karate throws are often practiced at a distance, as the aim of a karateka is to keep the opponent out of striking range.

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