Green Belt with Brown Stripe - Yonkyu
The Green with Brown Stripe belt represents a period of refinement for our students. This is the final step before Brown Belt, so we take this stage in the training very seriously. Refining past material is important, since most of our brown belts become Black Belts.
Requirements for Next Rank
All previous rank requirements.
Knife hand blocks (circular and downward)
Back leaning stance
Japanese twist stance
Rising front punch
12 strikes with the escrima stick
25 outside hand strikes (left and right)
Flying side blade kick
4 defenses for front and back chokes
4 defenses for wrist and lapel grabs
2 defenses for all club strikes
All combinations must be performed right and left handed
Kempo punch techniques related to the ten-point blocking system