Belt Requirements


Every Belt Requires a Written Notebook that includes the Techniques and Kata.


Belt Requirements

(See Here for Boys)


Hachikyu Yellow Belt
Written Exam
Pledge of Honor.
Training Safety Precautions.
History Exam
Our System.
My Instructors.
Oral Exam
Basics To be Developed on Both Sides.
Kata Naihanchi.
Tanbo Kihon (節棍双基本).

Nanakyu (Orange Belt)
History Exam
Belts and Ranks.
Oral Exam
Kumite Jutsu
1. The Art of War. (A1-2B1-2).
2. Kick Blocks. (AB).
3. Catch as Catch Can. (AB1-2).
4. Hand Staff. (A1-2BC1-2).
Kata
Tonfa Kihon (棍旋基本).

Rokkyu (Purple Belt)
History Exam
Okinawa.
Oral Exam
Kumite
1. Encircling Arms. (ABCD).
2. Flashing Wings. (ABC).
3. Hands of Vengeance. (A1-2B).
4. Bearhug (Front). (A1-2B1-2C1-2D).
5. Gift Wrapped. (AB).
Kata
Wakaremichi (別道). [Crossroads]
Bo Kihon (棒基本).

Gokyu (Blue Belt)
History Exam
China.
Oral Exam
Kumite
1. Sinister Intentions. (ABC).
2. Full Nelson. (ABC).
3. Circles of China. (ABCD).
4. Bearhug (Free in Back). (ABCD).
5. Locking the Arm. (A1-3B1-3C).
Kata
Jo Kihon (仗基本).

Yonkyu (Green Belt)
Written Exam
Guiding Principles.
Oral Exam
Kumite
1. Qūanfa Wrist. (ABC).
2. Sleeves of China. (ABC).
3. Bearhug (Pinned in back). (ABCDE).
4. The Drawbridge. (A1-2BC1-2D).
5. Brush of Danger. (A1-2B1-2C1-2D1-3E1-2).
Kata
Chouchou (蝶蝶). [Butterfly]
Kama Kihon (鎌基本).

Sankyu (Brown Belt)
Oral Exam
Kumite
1. Crouching Falcon. (AB).
2. Crescent Moon. (ABCD).
3. Silk Wind. (ABC1-2).
4. Arm Sweep. (ABC1-2).
5. Monkey Elbow. (ABC).
Kata
Chizikun Bo.
Kuniyoshi no Sai.

Nikyu (2nd Brown Belt)
Oral Exam
Kumite
1. Ming’s Sword. (A1-2BC).
2. Crossing Guard. (ABCD).
3. Encircling Arms. Set II. (AB).
4. Flowing Hands Feet of Jade. (ABCD).
5. Attacking Circles. (AB1-2C1-2D).
Kata
Tsuji no Kun.
Passai.

Ikkyu (1st Brown Belt)
Oral Exam
Kumite
1. Whirling Mace.
2. A Flash of Silver. (?).
3. Wrapping the Gift. (AB).
4. Spinning Hammers.
5.
Kata
Natan no Sai (徳維の釵).
Hóngxiāng Qūan (紅鄉拳).

Shodan (1st Degree Black Belt)
Oral Exam
Kumite
1. Sound of the Drums. (AB1-2C).
2. Silent Sentry. (?).
3. Retreating Storm. (AB).
4. Exploding Joints. (?).
5.
Kata
Tsuken Akacho no Nunte Bo.
Natan no Kama (徳維の鎌).
Kusanku.