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Regular Program

Rank Red Stripe Yellow Stripe Blue Stripe Green Stripe Min Hours
in Class
Min Hours
Teaching
Other
Black Belt
Yondan
Project & Report 500 * 3 year min if teaching (200 Hrs)
4 year min if not teaching
Sandan
Gojushiho Project & Report 400 * 2 year min if teaching (200 Hrs)
3 year min if not teaching
Nidan
Kusanku Dai Kama Taiso Project & Report 300 * 1 year min if teaching (100 Hrs)
2 year min if not teaching
Advanced
Shodan
Chinto Gorin Yotsukado No Renshu 17-20 Project & Report 200 50 1 year min as Brown/Black
Attend all dojo events
Brown Black
Passai Dai Kusanku Sho Eku Taiso Shugoro Yakusoku Kumite #7 120 20 Eku before Blue stripe
Brown
Passai Sho Shugoro Yakusoku Kumite #5 Yotsukado No Renshu 13-16 Shugoro Yakusoku Kumite #6 90 20
Green Black
Pinan Godan Shugoro Yakusoku Kumite #1 Sai Taiso Shugoro Yakusoku Kumite #2-4 60 20 Sai before Blue stripe
Teaching time starts
Intermediate
Green
Pinan Yondan Minoru Yakusoku Kumite #6 Yotsukado No Renshu 10-12 Minoru Yakusoku Kumite #7 40
Blue Black
Pinan Sandan Minoru Yakusoku Kumite #4 Tonfa Taiso Minoru Yakusoku Kumite #5 40 Tonfa before Blue stripe
Blue
Pinan Nidan Minoru Yakusoku Kumite #2 Yotsukado No Renshu 7-9 Minoru Yakusoku Kumite #3 40
Purple Black
Pinan Shodan Minoru Yakusoku Kumite #1 Nunchaku Taiso Taikyoku Godan 40 Nunchaku before Blue stripe
Beginner
Purple
Naihanchi Sandan Uke Waza 4 Yotsukado No Renshu 4-6 Taikyoku Yondan 20
Orange Black
Naihanchi Nidan Shuto Waza Bo Taiso Taikyoku Sandan 20 Bo before Blue stripe
Eligible for Kobudo class
Orange
Naihanchi Shodan Fukyu No Kata Yotsukado No Renshu 1-3 Taikyoku Nidan 20
Gold Black
Fukyu Dai Ni Empi Waza Uke Waza 1-3 Taikyoku Shodan 16
Gold
Kihon Ippon Kihon Nihon Kihon Sambon Fukyu Dai Ichi 16 Sparring Gear
White Black
Kihon Uke Kihon Geri Kihon Dachi Kihon Uchi 16 Patches sewn on Gi
Can tie own belt correctly
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Little Dragons

Rank Red Stripe Yellow Stripe Blue Stripe Min Hours
in Class
Other
Little Black
Taikyoku Shodan 1-5 Taikyoku Shodan 1-10 Taikyoku Shodan 1-20 16 Little Black = Gold Black in regular program
Little Brown
Fukyu Dai Ni 1-7 Fukyu Dai Ni 1-13 Fukyu Dai Ni 1-18 12
Little Green
Fukyu Dai Ichi 1-8 Empi Waza Migi Empi Waza Hidari 12
Little Blue
Kihon Sambon Uke Waza 3 Fukyu Dai Ichi 1-4 9
Little Purple
Kihon Ippon Uke Waza 2 Kihon Nihon 9
Little Orange
Kihon Uchi Uke Waza 1 Kihon Dachi 1-11 9 Can tie own belt correctly
Little Gold
Kihon Uke Kihon Geri Kihon Dachi 1-7 9 Patches sewn on Gi