036.Yasuhiro Yamashita. Stars of the japanese judo.
Yasuhiro YAMASHITA 8DAN.
Perhaps he is the most famous modern judo wrestler. The crown techniques: Uchi-mata, Ouchi-gari, Osoto-gari. Better than anyone (and more than anyone on statistics) in the world applied shimi-waza. From 1977 to 1985 takes the 1st place in the Championship in Japan in the weight category +95 kg. 1979/1981/1983's World Champion in the weight category +95 kg. In 1981 became the world champion in the absolute category. From 1977 to 1985 ranks first in the absolute category at the Championship of Japan. In 1981 he became the Olympic champion in Los Angeles. Although he was preparing for the Moscow Olympics in 1980. Took part in 599 competitions held 528 fights, 15 of them graduated from a draw 16 lost. In Japan did not suffer a single defeat. From 1977 to 1985 he held a series of 203 victorious fights. After completing his sports career became national coach.
Chapter 1-OSOTO-GARI. One of the favorite Yamashita’s throws. In the film Yamashita shows this throw clearly, from different positions. Separate theme - uchikomi for osoto-gari. All Showing in motion and at a high pace. As an example, selected good moments from the competition. Yamashita showed combinations for this throw: OSOTOGARI-SASAETSURICOMIASHI. OSOTOGARI-OUCHIGARI
Chapter 2 - USHI-MATA. A detailed analysis of all technical situations. Besides he showed some important points for uchi-mata. Uchikomi and exercises to practice the throw. Combinations of this throw: OUCHIGARI-UCHIMATA.
Chapter 3 - SHIMI-WAZA. In the foreword to the detailed explanation Katsuhiko Kashiwazaki said that according to statistics Yamashita is most in the world won this technique. To study this technique there is no more understandable explanation. Everything is in series and available for home viewing and studying in the gym.