1st KYU – Brown Belt Requirements

VICTOR YOUNG’S

Camarillo Shotokan Karate Do

1st Kyu Advanced Brown Belt Requirements

* In Japanese Terminology *

 

KIHON-

 

Hand techniques – Forward and backward

Step back w/ right leg Gedan Barai into Zenkutsu Dachi

5 times each from Kamae:

 

A. Shift in Gyaku Zuki jodan, Step in Gyaku Zuki chudan

B. Step back Jodan Nagashi Uke, Uraken jodan, Gyaku-zuki chudan

C. Shift in Kazami jodan, Gyaku-zuki jodan and step in Gyaku Zuki chudan

D. Step back chudan Nagashi Uke, Uraken jodan, Gyaku-zuki chudan

E. Step forward Shuto-uke, Nidan Mae Geri, Nukite chudan

F. Step back Gedan Kake Uke, Uraken jodan, Gyaku-zuki chudan

 

 

Kick / Punch Combination Techniques – Forward turn and back

Step back w/ right leg Gedan Barai into Zenkutsu Dachi

3 sets each changing legs from Kamae:

 

A. Kazami Mae Geri (keage Gedan), Mae Geri Kekomi jodan, Mae Geri Keage chudan, Gyaku Zuki

B. Gyaku Zuki chudan, Mae Geri Keage chudan, Mae Geri Kekomi jodan, Gyaku-zuki

C. Gyaku Zuki chudan, Mae Nidan Tobi Geri, Kazami or Uraken jodan, Gyaku-zuki

D. Gyaku Zuki chudan, Mae Geri Kekomi chudan, Mawashi Geri jodan, Gyaku-zuki

E. Kazami jodan, shift in Kazami Yoko Geri Keage, Yoko Geri Kekomi, Gyaku-zuki

F. Gyaku Zuki jodan, Mikazuki Geri chudan, Ushiro Geri Kekomi chudan, Uraken jodan, Gyaku-zuki

 

Controlled punching – move around free style w/kizami, oi zuki, gyaku zuki,

Uraken until “Yame” is called

 

Controlled kicking – move around free style w/mae geri, yoko geri,

Mawashi geri, Ushiro geri, until “Yame” is called

 

-KATA-

 

Must review Heian Shodan to Godan & Tekki Shodan and Nidan at random

Tekki Sandan

Favorite Advanced Kata

  1. A.Must know bunkai for above katas for A test

 

KUMITE-

 

Jyu-Ippon-Kumite Left or right side

* One side does the entire attacks first then change attacker*

 

A. Jodan Zuki (choice of oi zuki, gyaku zuki, or kizami zuki)

B. Chudan Zuki (oi zuki or gyaku zuki)

C. Mae Geri chudan or jodan

D. Yoko Geri Kekomi chudan or jodan

E. Mawashi Geri chudan or jodan

F. Ushiro Geri chudan or jodan