AIKIDO TEST REQUIREMENTS

6TH KYU (75 training hours)

  1. Katatetori Ai-Hanmi Ikkyo (omote & ura)

  2. Katatetori Ai-Hanmi Sankyo (omote)

  3. Katatetori Ai-Hanmi Kotegaeshi (omote & ura)

  4. Katatetori Ai-Hanmi Iriminage (ura)

  5. Katatetori Ai-Hanmi Shihonage (omote & ura)

  6. Katatetori Ai-Hanmi Ude-Kiminage (ura)

 

5TH KYU  (100 training hours after 6th kyu)

  1. Shomenuchi Ikkyo (omote & ura)

  2. Shomenuchi Iriminage (omote & ura)

  3. Katatetori Shihonage (omote & ura)

  4. Ryotetori Tenchinage (omote & ura)

  5. Tsuki Kotegaeshi (ura)

  6. Ushiro Tekubitori Kotegaeshi (ura)

  7. Morotetori Kokyuho

4TH KYU  (150 training hours after 5th kyu)

  1. Shomenuchi Nikkyo (omote & ura)

  2. Yokomenuchi Shihonage (omote & ura)

  3. Tsuki Iriminage (irimi / tenkan / tenshin)

  4. Ushiro Tekubitori Sankyo (omote & ura)

  5. Ushiro Ryokatatori Kotegaeshi

  6. Suwari waza: Shomenuchi Ikkyo

  7. Suwari waza: Katatori Nikkyo

  8. Suwari waza Katatori Sankyo

 

3RD KYU  (200 training hours after 4th kyu)

  1. Yokomenuchi Iriminage (2 ways)

  2. Yokomenuchi Kotegaeshi (omote & ura)

  3. Tsuki Kaitennage (uchi & soto)

  4. Ryokatatori Tenchinage (omote & ura)

  5. Morotetori Iriminage (2 ways)

  6. Shomenuchi Sankyo (omote & ura)

  7. Suwari waza: Shomenuchi Iriminage

  8. Suwari waza: Shomenuchi Nikkyo (omote & ura)

 

2ND KYU  (250 training hours after 3rd kyu)

  1. Shomenuchi Shihonage (omote & ura)

  2. Shomenuchi Kaitennage (omote & ura)

  3. Yokomenuchi Gokyo

  4. Ushiro Tekubitori Shihonage

  5. Ushiro Tekubitori Jujinage

  6. Ryokatatori Koshinage

  7. Morotetori Nikkyo (2 ways)

  8. Hanmi handanchi: Katatetori Nikkyo

  9. Randori (2 attackers)

 

1ST KYU  (300 training hours after 2nd kyu)

  1. Jodan Tsuki - 5 techniques

  2. Yokomenuchi - 5 techniques

  3. Morotetori - 5 techniques

  4. Shomenuchi - 5 techniques

  5. Ryokatatori - 5 techniques

  6. Jotori - 3 techniques from tsuki

  7. Tantotori - 3 techniques from tsuki

  8. Randori (3 attackers)

 

SHODAN (350 training hours after 1st Kyu)

Must attend at least to 2 seminars per year.

  1. All of Previous Requirements

  2. Tachitori / 7 bokken suburis / 13 Jo Kata

  3. Jotori and Tantotori

  4. Henka Waza (Chained Techniques)

  5. Randori (4 attackers)

NI-DAN (500 training hours after SHODAN)

Must attend at least to 2 seminars per year.

  1. All of Previous Requirements

  2. Randori (5 attackers)

SAN-DAN (700 training hours after NI-DAN)

Must attend at least to 3 seminars per year.

  1. Subject of exam to be determined by examiner.