Grading

1st Dan Black Belt Shodan Grading in Japanese only

 Kihon, Tsuki & Keri, Uke (Basic Techniques)
Any techniques can be chosen from previous gradings
Tobikomozuki – Gyakazuki – Maegeri – Mawashigeri – Yokogeri – Ushiromawashigeri - Shutouke

 Sonoba-zuki (On the Spot) (From Shizentai Stance)
Ayumiashi Junzuki – Punch
Ayumiashi Gyakazuki - Reverse Punch

Ayumiashi Tobikomizuki - Jab Punch
Uraken uchi - Back Fist Strike

Furiken Uchi - Hook Punch
Nido Zuki Jodan and Chudan (Double Punch)

Tsuki with Tai No Ido
Jodan Uke – Head Block – Gyakuzuki
Soto Uke – Outer Block – Gyakuzuki
Uchi Uke – Inner Block – Gyakuzuki
Gedan Barai – Lower Block – Gyakuzuki
Jodan Nagashiuke (Open hand) - Jodan Zuki

Sonoba-Geri (From Shizentai Stance)
Maegeri Chudan - Front Kick
Mawashigeri - Round Kick
Yokogeri - Side Kick
Ushirogeri - Back Kick
Kette Junzuki

Kette Gyakuzuki

 

Renrakuwaza (Combination Techniques)
Maegeri – Mawashigeri – Yoko geri – Gyakuzuki
Surikomi Maegeri –  Mawashigeri – Mawashigeri Gyakuzuki
Gyakuzuki – Front leg Mawashigeri – Back Leg Mawashigeri
Surikomi Ushiromawashigeri - Mawashigeri – Gyakuzuki

Dachi (Stances)
Musubidachi – Attention Stance - Junzuki – Fighting Stance - Gyakazuki – Reverse Stance
Mahanmi No Nekoashi Side viewing Back Stance - Nekoashi - Cat Stance
Shikodachi – Even Stance feet 45 Degrees - Shizentai – Right & Left Natural Stance - Kokutsudachi – Back Stance - Heisokudachi – Closed Toes Stance - Sagiashi Dachi – One Legged Stance - Tate Seishan – Vertical Stance - Yoko Seishan – Side Stance - Naifanchi – Feet Inwards Stance - Motodachi – Even Stance - Gyaku Nekoashi – Reverse Cat Stance

 

All of the following drills and techniques to be performed with a partner or as a Kata

3 Sectional Drill to be performed as a Kata and with a partner

Footwork Drill with hand techniques as a Kata 1 to 9

5 Fundamental Hand techniques as a kata 1 to 5

Black Belt Kumite Drill Techniques Numbers 1 – 2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 6 

Pad work Drill with a partner  - All 3 sections

Ippon Kumite (Hands) 1 – 2 – 3 – 4 – 5

Tanto Dori Knife Defence Techniques
1 Hikitate Dori – Pull Lift

2 Ude Garami Dori - Arm Tangle

3 Kote (Wrist) Nage (Throw) Dori - Wrist Throw

4 Kote (Wrist) Gaeshi (Turning) – Wrist Turning

 

Kata (Form) Must be performed correctly to dojo standard to include Timing, Zanshin and accurate presentation. Pinan Yondan, Pinan Godan Kushanku, Chinto, & Ji Yu Kumite

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