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This is the seventh throw of the "GOKYO NO WAZA" Forty Throwing Techniques.
The first forty Nage Waza [Throwing Techniques] are known as the "Gokyo no Waza" [Go is Five] & [Kyo is teach or set]. There are Five groups of instruction. Each Group comprises eight representative techniques.
Originally conceived by the Kodokan in 1895. It was revised to it's current form in 1920.