We use the same requirements for both belt levels (1st Kup and ChoDan-Bo). This insures that the student ACTUALLY KNOWS the requirements for 1st Degree Black Belt!
|TIME in TRAINING||12 MONTHS continuous training since last test!|
|STANCES||All Previous Stances|
|BODY MOVEMENTS||All Previous Body Movements|
|HAND STRIKES||1) All Previous Hand Strikes|
2) Go to: Attacking Maneuvers
|KICKING||1) All Previous Kicking Movements|
2) Flying Same Leg Combinations:
a- Front Thrust / Round Kick
b- Front Snap / Side Thrust to Side
c- Hook Kick / Round Kick
d- Front Snap / High Slap
e- Round Kick to Front / Side Thrust to Front
|STRETCHING||Must Show Definite Increase in Flexibility since last test!|
|ONE-STEP SPARRING||Ten (10) Ballistic and Ten (10) non-Ballistic|
|SELF DEFENSE||All Break Hold from a Kneeling Position|
|TECHNIQUES||1) # 1 - # 15 (1-hand; 2-hand; no hand; punch;
stick; knife )|
2) All Previous Throws
3) Easy Hand Throw
4) Hip Toss
5) Knee-Drop Throw
6) Modified Tenkan Throw
|COUNTER REACTIVE TECHNIQUES||
1. Execute a right overhead strike; Partner catches your wrist in both hands:
a) Grab His Right Hand with Your Left Hand, Execute a Major Hand
a) Circle to Left, Turn Back, Right Hand Grabs His Right Wrist,
Execute # 1 Technique of Your Own
|DEFENSE AGAINST A KNIFE||1) OVERHEAD STRIKE:|
a- All-direction throw advanced, knee on elbow pin.
b- Elbow-lock hip throw
c- Elbow-lock shoulder throw # 1 & # 2
d- Elbow roll lock, Sudo to neck, straighten up and execute all-direction throw advance, execute twisting elbow pin.
2) BACKHAND SLASH:
a- Rear hair takedown, elbow break across knee.
b- Step-thru figure four takedown basic.
c- Standing choke with elbow-lock across your chest, all-direction throw advanced, elbow pin with either knee or palm of hand.
3) BODY THRUST:
a- Hand throw, straight pin
b- Outward wrist-lock, kick, step-over elbow-lock with your leg.
c- Folding elbow-lock
d- Outside hair throw with elbow-lock, hammerfist to his nose.
|ESSAY||Five (5) Pages on a Martial Arts Subject, Typed and Double-spaced|
REQUIREMENTS 1ST DAN