Seinen Yon-kyu

Senior Orange belt

Kumataka Dojos Senior Orange belt requires that a student must have;

  • Good attitude, correct observance of dojo etiquette and personal hygiene
  • Correct judogi with Kumataka badging, belt tied correctly
  • Financial member of Kumataka Dōjōs & JudoWA/JudoNSW

Footwork and mobility

  1. Demonstrate Ayumiashi (Normal walking), forward, backward, solo and with partner and Tsugiashi (Following foot walking), bilaterally, forward, backward, sideways and circling, solo and with partner
  2. Demonstrate Ebi (Prawn), migi and hidari

Ukemi waza (Falling techniques)

  1. Mae sutemi zenpo kaiten (forward roll), terminating down and up, migi and hidari
  2. Ushiro sutemi (backward roll), terminating down and up, migi and hidari

Nage waza

(Throwing techniques), performed migi and hidari, static or in motion

Primary technique Extension (Shinmeisho no waza / Habukareta waza)
Tani otoshi – Valley drop Yama arashi – Mountain storm
Tai otoshi – Body drop Seoi otoshi – Shoulder drop
Koshi guruma – Loin wheel Obi otoshi – Belt drop
Ippon seoinage – Shoulder throw Sode tsuri komi goshi – Sleeve lift pull loin
Morote (Eri) seoinage – Both hand (lapel) shoulder throw O soto makikomi – Major outer winding throw
Uki goshi – Floating half-hip throw  
Tsuri goshi – Lifting hip throw  
Tsuri komi goshi – Lifting and pulling hip throw  
Ko soto gake – Minor outer hook  
Tani otoshi
One of many entries for Tani otoshi
Tai otoshi
Koshi guruma
Ippon Seonage – shoulder throw
Morote Seonage
Uki Goshi
Tsuri goshi

Renraku waza
(Combination techniques)

Demonstrate three of the following;

  1. Koshi guruma ® Koshi guruma makikomi ® Kesa gatame
  2. Ippon seoinage ® Ko uchi gari makikomi
  3. O uchi gari ® Tai otoshi
  4. Ko uchi gari ® Tai otoshi
  5. Morote seoinage ® Morote tai otoshi

Kaeshi waza
(Counter techniques)

Demonstrate three of the following;

  1. Attack Koshi guruma, counter with Tani otoshi and combine to Kesa gatame
  2. Attack O uchi gari, counter with Ko soto gake
  3. Attack Morote seoinage, counter with Hadaka jime or Okuri eri jime
  4. Attach Hiza guruma, counter with O uchi gari, pass the legs and apply Mune gatame
  5. Attack Tani otoshi, counter with O uchi gari
  6. Attack Tsuri komi goshi, counter with Ko soto gari

Katame waza (Grappling techniques)

Osaekomi waza
(Holding techniques)

Applied and escaped from, migi and hidari

  1. Kami shiho gatame – Upper four quarter hold down
  2. Kuzure kami shiho gatame – Broken upper four quarter hold down
  3. Yoko shiho gatame – Side locking of four quarters
  4. Tate shiho gatame – Longitudinal locking of four quarters

Extension:

  • Mune gatame – Chest hold
  • Ura gatame – Rear hold

Kansetsu waza (Joint locking techniques), applied migi and hidari

  1. Ude garami – Entangled armlock “Figure-four”
  2. Gyaku ude garami – Reverse entangled armlock
  3. Ude hishigi hiza gatame (Kesa garami) – Armlock applied with knee
  4. Ude hishigi sankaku gatame – Triangle armlock
  5. Kuzure kami shiho garami – Broken upper four quarter armlock

Shime waza (Strangulation techniques), applied migi and hidari

  1. Okuri eri jime – Sliding collar choke
  2. Nami juji jime – Normal cross strangle
  3. Gyaku juji jime – Reverse cross strangle
  4. Sankaku jime – Triangle choke

Ne waza bunkai (Ground technique application)

  1. Two turn over techniques from ‘possum’, techniques of choice
  2. Two guard passes, transitioning to hold downs, techniques of choice

Randori (Free practice)

  1. Demonstrate attacking in throwing techniques
  2. Demonstrate appropriate stance and body movement (tai sabaki) in evading attacks
  3. Demonstrate combinations and counters from techniques learned in this and previous grade
  4. Demonstrate correct ukemi
  5. Demonstrate correct intent with regards to randori as a cooperative practice

Shiai (Contest)

  1. Demonstrate correct stance and effective gripping for Shiai
  2. Demonstrate effective attack and defense strategies
  3. Commence study of Shiai ruleset and updates

This content is intended for Kumataka Judoka of Go-kyu or above.