7th KYU
Orange Belt Requirements
Shichi Kyu

  1. DACHI - Stance
    • Shiko Dachi - HORSE STANCE WITH FEET TURNED OUTWARD
    • Neko Ashi Dachi - CAT STANCE
  2. GERI - Kick
    • Mae Geri Washi Geri - FRONT KICK / ROUND HOUSE KICK COMBINATION
    • Surikomi Mae Geri - STEPPING FRONT KICK
    • Surikomi Mae Washi Geri - STEPPING ROUND HOUSE KICK
  3. UKE - Block
    • Shuto Uke - KNIFE HAND BLOCK
    • Gedan Shuto Uke - LOW KNIFE HAND BLOCK
    • Tetsui Uke - HAMMER FIST BLOCK
    • Uchi Uke - INSIDE MIDDLE BLOCK
  4. ZUKI - Punch
    • Kette Jun Zuki - FRONT KICK / STEPPING PUNCH
    • Gyuaki Zuki - STEPPING REVERSE PUNCH
    • Kette Gyuaki Zuki - FRONT KICK / REVERSE PUNCH
  5. KATA - Training Pattern
    • Ippon Katas #7 through #12
  6. PERTINENT INFORMATION
    • FOUNDER OF WADO RYU - Master Otsuka
    • BONUS QUESTION:  YEAR DISCOVERED - 1939
    • BROUGHT WADO RYU TO  AMERICA - Mr. Cecil Patterson
    • TAUGHT SENSEI SCRUGGS - Mr. George Johnson
  7. VOCABULARY TERMS
    • Hajime - GO                                 Uke - BLOCK
    • Mate - STOP                                Zuki - PUNCH
    • Shuto - KNIFE HAND                  Geri - KICK
    • Tetsui - HAMMER FIST               Dachi - STANCE
    • Yoko - SIDE                                 Wado - WAY OF PEACE
  8. KATA - Training Pattern
    • Pinan Nidan
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