Kyu Testing Requirements

6th Kyu

(30 hrs & 3 Months training)

Suwari Waza

  • Kokyu Tanden Ho
  • Shomen Uchi Ikkyo (omote/ura)

Tachi Waza

  • Katate Tori
    • Tai no Henka; Irimi/Tenkan Ho.
    • Irimi Nage. (Omote-Ura).
    • Shiho Nage (Omote-Ura).
  • Mune Tsuki
    • Kote Gaeshi. (Omote-Ura).
  • Yokomen Uchi
    • Shiho Nage.

5th Kyu

(60 Hours & 4 months training)

Suwari Waza

  • Kokyu Ho.
  • Shomen Uchi: Nikkyo (omote/ura).

Tachi Waza

  • Katate Tori - Kokyu Nage (Irimi, Tenkan, Omote).
  • Mune Tsuki - Kaiten Nage.
  • Ryote Tori  - Tenchi Nage. (Omote-Ura).
  • Ushiro Ryote Tori - Kokyu Nage.

4th Kyu

(60 hours & 4 months training)

Suwari Waza

  • Kokyu Ho
  • Shomen Uchi - Sankyo & Yonkyo. (Omote-Ura)
  • Kata Tori - Ikkyo, Nikyo

Tachi Waza

  • Shiho Happo Undo (Solo)
  • Morote Tori - Kokyu Ho (Jodan & Gedan applications).
  • Yokomen Uchi
    • Kote Gaeshi
    • Irimi Nage
  • Ryote Tori
    • Shiho Nage
    • Kokyu Nage
  • Ushiro Ryote Tori
    • Shiho Nage

3rd Kyu

(70 hours & 4 months training)

Suwari Waza

  • Ryote Tori
  • Kote Gaeshi

Tachi Waza

  • Shomen Uchi
    • Irimi Nage (Omote-Ura)
  • Katate Tori
    • Kaiten Nage (Uchi & Soto mawari)
  • Men Tsuki
    • Irimi Nage (Ura)
    • Ikkyo (Omote)
    • Kokyu Nage (2-3 variations)
  • Ushiro Kubi Shime
    • Sankyo
    • Kokyu Nage
  • Ryote Tori
    • Koshi Nage

2nd Kyu

(80 hours & 6 months training)

Suwari Waza

  • Yokomen Uchi – Ikkyo.
  • Shomen Uchi - Kote Gaeshi

Hanmi Handachi

  • Katate Tori: Shiho Nage
  • Ryote Tori: Shiho Nage
  • Katate Tori Kaiten Nage (Uchi & Soto Mawari)

Tachi Waza

  • Shomen Uchi
    • Irimi Nage (Omote & Ura)
    • Kote Gaeshi (Omote & Ura)
    • Juji Nage
  • Yokomen Uchi
    • Ikkyo
    • Sankyo
  • Men Tsuki
    • Kokyu Nage (3 different ways)
  • Ushiro Ryote Tori
    • Irimi Nage
    • Sankyo
    • Juji Nage
  • Ushiro Kubi Shime
    • Kote Gaeshi
    • Koshi nage
  • Free Waza
    • One man attack

1st Kyu

(90 hours & 6 months training)

  • Shiho Happo Giri (Bokken)

Tachi Waza

  • Ushiro Ryote Tori
    • Ikkyo
    • Kote Gaeshi
    • Karada Shime, Nage
  • Ushiro Ryo Kata Tori
    • Ikkyo
    • Sankyo
    • Kokyu Nage (3 different ways)
  • Morote Tori
    • Koshi Nage
    • Nikyo
  • Shomen Uchi
    • Koshi Nage
    • Koshi Nage from Nikyo
  • Mune Tsuki
    • Koshi Nage
    • Ikkyo (Omote-Ura)
  • Kata Tori
    • Kaiten Nage
    • Sankyo.
    • Irimi Nage
  • Katate Tori
    • Sumi Otoshi
    • Two Man Free Attack – Free (Jiyu) Waza