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1st KYU GRADE REQUIREMENTS
 
Form: Shihohi
 
Written Examination:  All prospective blackbelts are required to complete a five day take home exam on such subjects as history, philosophy, technique execution, form interpretation, principles of training, and combat strategies.
 
Special Combat Strategies:  Brown belts are required to demonstrate a variety of combat strategies to minimally include jamming, counters to attacks, relentless attack, timing breaks before and during attack sequences and takedowns.
 
Technique Review:  Brown Belts are held fully responsible for improvement and further development of all the previous grade level requirements.
 
Instructional Internship:  Brown Belts are required to have some instructional experience, which will be decided by their supervising black belt.



Grade Requirements
These are the Grade Requirements developed and used by Sensei Jensen and his students.
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