GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
9th Kyu
Orange belt
Stepping punch
Rising block
Outside block
Front kick
all 3 times
Kihon-Kata
Basic
N/A
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
8th Kyu
Red belt
Stepping punch
Rising block (b)
Outside block
Inside block (b)
Knife hand block (b)
Front kick
Side snap kick
all 3 times
Heian Shodan (1st) 3 or 5 step
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
7th Kyu
Yellow belt
Stepping punch
Rising block
Outside block
Inside block
Same as 8th kyu
Side thrust kick
Heian Nidan (2nd) 3 or 5 step
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
6th Kyu
Green belt
Stepping punch
Rising block, reverse punch
Outside block, reverse punch
Inside block
Knifehand block
all 3 times
Front kick
Same as 8th kyu
Heian Sandan (3rd) One step x4
Jodan/chudan
(Upper/middle)
Punches and blocks
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
5th Kyu
Purple belt
Same as 6th kyu
Inside block,reverse punch
Heian Yondan (4th) One step as 6th kyu
+ front kick
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
4th Kyu
Purple and White belt
(Same as 6th kyu)
Knife hand block, spear hand strike
Heian Godan (5th) Same as 5th kyu + side thrust
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
3rd Kyu
Brown belt
(Same as 4th kyu)
Double front kick
Roundhouse kick
Tekki Shodan Kaeshi ippon kumite
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
2nd Kyu
Brown with 1 white stripe

Front kick, double punch x3
Thrust kick, snap, reverse punch x3
Round house kick, snap, reverse punch x3
Back kick, punch x3
4 kicks stepping
Bassai Dai Kaeshi ippon kumite
GRADE BASICS (KIHON) KATA SPARRING (KUMITE)
1st Kyu
Brown with 2 white stripes
Free style –
3 punches x 3
Front kick double punch
Thrust kick, snap punch
Round house snap punch
Back kick reverse punch
– all sets x 3
4 kicks (stepping)
Bassai Dai
Kanku Dai
Jion
Empi
(choice)
Jyu Ippon Kihon Kunite


Grading syllabus may differ occasionally and is subject to change.