Distinguishing Jiu Jitsu and Aikido
If you’re into Jiu Jitsu or Aikido, you’re probably wondering the differences or similarities of these two sports. If you try to look at Aikido and Jiu Jitsu players, you will think that these sports are entirely different but you’re wrong. You see, there are also similarities.
Small Circle Jiu Jitsu
Jiu Jitsu and Jujutsu is the same. This competitive sport began 2000 years ago and no one really knows its true origin. Some say that Jiu Jitsu was part of a myth and it was only during the Edo period when this sport was formalized. During this period, Samurai warriors existed in Japan and aside from their sword, Samurais used Jiu Jitsu for combat. The Japanese people used many ryu or styles of Jiu Jitsu and recently, different countries also made modifications.
Rear Naked Choke – Jiu Jitsu
Jiu Jitsu has many techniques. These techniques are used to defeat opponents, regardless of size and strength. Even small individuals can use their opponent’s momentum and strength to their advantage to win. One of the many Jiu Jitsu techniques is the rear naked choke.