Naifanchin Nidan Kata - Step by Step

# Explanation
1. Begin the Kata in FUDO DACHI. On the command Naifanchin Nidan move the right foot into Heisoku Dachi. Place the right open hand over the left one (opposite as in MOSUBI DACHI). At the command REI you bow (without raising or lowering the hands and neither lower the line of sight).

On the command HAJIME/ICHI move to the right into left MAE KAKE ASHI DACHI (left foot crossed before right foot), with a fist position similar to the start-position of Uraken Saya Uchi, except the fists have some space between them.


2. Move to the right into KIBA DACHI and strike right URAKEN JODAN UCHI.
3. Move to the right into left MAE KAKE ASHI DACHI (left foot crossed before right foot), with a setup for right UCHI UKE with a left SASAE UKE (augmented/supported wrist block with left SHUTO hand in front of your body).
4. Move to the right into KIBA DACHI and make the right UCHI UKE with a left SASAE UKE (supported by the left hand).
5. Move to the right into HEISOKU DACHI, with a fist position similar to the start-position of Uraken Saya Uchi, except the fists have some space between them.
6. Move to the left into KIBA DACHI and strike left URAKEN JODAN UCHI.
7. Move to the left into right MAE KAKE ASHI DACHI (right foot crossed before left foot), with a setup for left UCHI UKE with a right SASAE UKE (augmented/supported wrist block with right Shotei hand in front of your body).
8. Move to the left into KIBA DACHI and make the left UCHI UKE with a right SASAE UKE (supported by the right hand).
9. In the same Kiba Dachi make a left WAKI KAMAE (right fist on top of a left open hand).
10. In the same Kiba Dachi block with a right UCHI UKE with a left SASAE UKE (augmented/supported wrist block with left SHUTO hand in front of your body).
11. In the same position pull back your right fist in the ready punch position and the open left SHUTO hand is placed horizontally on the front of the right fist, at the same time hook with the right leg (like a De Achi Barai). Finish to the right and step into KIBA DACHI, and make a short HIJI UCHI movement with the right elbow, covering the right closed fist with a left open SHUTO hand (upwards).
12. Still in the same position make a right Jodan Kake uke followed with a left KAGI TSUKI.
13. Move to the right into left MAE KAKE ASHI DACHI (left foot crossed before right foot), make a left UCHI UKE and at the same time hook with the right leg (like a De Achi Barai) and step in Kiba Dachi.
14. In the same Kiba Dachi make a right JODAN UKE / GEDAN BARAI (ending with right fist upwards) and strike with a right URAKEN GAMNEN UCHI (movement right elbow ends on a left KAGI TSUKI-position) with KIAI.
15. In the same Kiba Dachi make a right WAKI KAMAE (left fist on top of a right open hand).
16. In the same Kiba Dachi block with a left UCHI UKE with a right SASAE UKE (augmented/supported wrist block with right Shuto hand).
17. In the same position pull back your left fist in the ready punch position and the open right SHUTO hand is placed horizontally on the front of the left fist, at the same time hook with the left leg (like a De Achi Barai). Finish to the left and step into KIBA DACHI, and make a short HIJI UCHI movement with the left elbow, covering the right closed fist with a right open SHUTO hand (upwards).
18. Still in the same position make a left Jodan Kake uke followed with a right KAGI TSUKI.
19. Move to the left into right MAE KAKE ASHI DACHI (right foot crossed before left foot), make a right UCHI UKE and at the same time hook with the left leg (like a De Achi Barai) and step in Kiba Dachi.
20. In the same Kiba Dachi make a left JODAN UKE / GEDAN BARAI (ending with left fist upwards) and strike with a left URAKEN GAMNEN UCHI (movement left elbow ends on a right KAGI TSUKI-position) with KIAI.

The Kata is completed after the command NAORE, moving the left foot back to the right one into HEISOKU DACHI and both fists in ready position (still looking to the left). Then stretch both arms and look forward. After the command Yasmee the FUDO DACHI position is taken.