When Shihan Jigoro Kano developed his new method of jujutsu, Kodokan Judo, he established three major technical groups: nage waza, katame waza and atemi waza. It’s been more than 130 years for the reason that founding of Judo and both, techniques and goals have evolved in several ways. This present day, judo is practiced basically as a sport competition, giving priority to nage waza and katame waza, whilst atemi waza and the take a look at of essential points (kyusho) are hardly practiced. After a few years of researching, compiling and translating old writings with Jigoro Kano’s opinion about atemi and self-defense, we’ve performed this take a look at of the official classification of atemi and kyusho, where are included unpublished documents of the founding master of Judo. Color book.