Beginner Belt Requirements

Yellow Belt

Yellow Belt Requirements

KATA: SHORT 1 (Right side:A)

  1. DELAYED SWORD (front - right and lapel grab)
  2. ALTERNATING MACES (front - two-hand push)
  3. SWORDS OF DESTRUCTION (front - left straight or roundhouse punch)
  4. DEFLECTING HAMMER (front - right front thrust kick)
  5. CAPTURED TWIGS (rear bear-hug, arms pinned)
  6. THE GRASP OF DEATH (left flank - right arm headlock)
  7. CHECKING THE STORM (front - right step-through overhead club)
  8. MACE OF AGGRESSION(front - two-hand lapel grab, pulling in)
  9. ATTACKING MACE (front - right step-through straight punch)
  10. SWORD AND HAMMER (right flank -left hand shoulder grab)

Orange Belt

Orange Belt Requirements

KATA: SHORT 1 (Right (A) - Left (B) sides

  1. CLUTCHING FEATHERS - Front Left Hand Hair Grab
  2. TRIGGERED SALUTE - Front Right Hand Straight Punch
  3. DANCE OF DEATH - Front Right Straight Punch
  4. GIFT OF DESTRUCTION - Handshake
  5. LOCKING HORNS - Front Headlock
  6. LONE KIMONO - Front Left Hand Lapel Grab
  7. GLANCING SALUTE - Front Right Hand Cross Push
  8. FIVE SWORDS - Front Right Step Through Roundhouse Punch
  9. SCRAPING HOOF - Full Nelson
  10. GRIP OF DEATH - Left Flank Right Arm Headlock
  11. CROSSING TALON - Front Right Hand Cross Wrist Grab
  12. SHIELDING HAMMER - Front Left Step Through Hooking Punch
  13. THRUSTING SALUTE - Front Right Step Through Kick
  14. STRIKING SERPENT'S HEAD - Front Bear Hug, Arms free
  15. LOCKED WINGS - Hammerlock