9th Kyu – Yellow Belt Requirements

VICTOR YOUNG’S

Camarillo Shotokan Karate Do

 

9th Kyu – Yellow Belt Requirements

* In Japanese Terminology *

 

Dress in Gi & Tie belt properly (youth only)

Know the Dojo Kun & basic dojo Etiquette (question and answer)

 

-KIHON-

 

10 Times standing in place by the count: left hand forward, right hand chambered

Yoi – Middle level punch

Raising block

Outside stomach block

Down block

Front snap kick (arms to the side)

  

Hand techniques – Moving forward & backward

 

Step back w/ right leg and down block into forward stance  

5 times each by count:

  1. A.Lunge punch to middle level… Oi Zuki Chudan
  2. B.Raising block… Age Uke
  3. C.Outside stomach block… Ude Uke
  4. D.Down block… Gedan Barai

 

Kicking techniques – Moving forward turn & back

 

Step back w/ right leg and down block into forward stance

 

5 times each by count w/ hands to side:

  1. A.Front snap kick middle level… Mae geri Keage chudan (turn)
  2. B.Front snap kick face level… Mae geri Keage jodan (turn and finish)

 

Step back w/ right leg into Horse stance (A test only)

 

     3 times each by count:

  1. A.Side snap kick middle level… Yoko geri Keage chudan (turn)
  2. B.Side snap kick middle level… Yoko geri Keage chudan (turn & finish)

 

-KATA-

 

Taikyoku… First cause (By count for B test, no count for A test)

  

-KUMITE-

 

5 Step Prearranged Sparring… (By count for B & A test)

 

  1. A.Lunge punch to face level
  2. B.Lunge punch to middle level