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5th KYU GRADE REQUIREMENTS
(GREEN BELT)

 
Special Skills: Flying kicks (front, round, side, reverse side), throws (Osoto Gari, Ouchi Gari, Taiotoshi, Ippon Seionage, Ogoshi, Kosoto Gari, Kouchi Gari)
 
Forms: Pinans I-V
 
Breaklocks: Demonstration of all breaklocks on the master list and a shobu line for breaklocks lasting two minutes.
 
One Step Kimite with Double and Triple counters:
 
Double Counters with Hands
 
1.      High block, full reverse punch, outer knife
2.      High block, full reverse punch (face), full reverse punch (abdomen)
3.      Middle block, reverse round elbow, round elbow
4.      Middle block, reverse full punch (abdomen), upward elbow
5.      Low block, full reverse punch (face), spear to throat
6.      Low block, slip in “U” punch
 
Double counters with Legs (Assume a Right Lunge punch Attack)
 
1.      Evade to rear with right foot, right crescent kick to the punching arm, right side thrust kick to body
2.      Evade to left rear corner with left foot, left front kick to ribs, right round kick to front middle body
3.      Evade to rear with right foot. Right side thrust kick middle body, right side thrust to the knee
4.      Evade to rear with right foot, right round kick to the head, right hook kick to spine or kidney
5.      Evade to rear with left foot, left front kick ribs, right crescent kick to chest
6.      Evade to right side crossing in front with left leg, spinning right foot back kick, left front kick
7.      Evade to left rear corner with left foot, left round kick to back, right round kick to face
8.      Evade to rear with right foot, step up right foot to left foot, leap and double front kick
 
Triple Counters with Hands
 
1.      High block, full reverse punch to body, round punch to temple, full reverse punch to face.
2.      High block, full reverse punch to body, backfist snap to the face, oxjaw thrust to collarbone
3.      Middle block, full reverse punch to body, full punch to face, full reverse punch to body.
4.      Middle block, full reverse punch to body, outer backfist to body, close punch to face timed with pivot step up into an almost hook stance.
5.      Cross block, palmheel to face, palmheel to temple, round elbow to body.
6.      Cross block, close punch to body, round punch to body, outer knifehand strike to temple timed with pivot step up into an almost hook stance.
 
Two Minute Shobu Line against Multiple Attackers: Defender must demonstrate a variety of evasion directions, blocks, and counters.  Hand and leg strikes should be mixed with takedowns.

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