Low kyū grades

8th kyū

  • Unsoku
  • Kōhō ukemi
  • Yoko ukemi
  • Aigamae katate dori - shōmen ate, oshi taoshi, kote gaeshi


A minimum of 20 hours practice is required.

7th kyū

  • Tegatana dōsa
  • Zenpō kaiten ukemi
  • Gyakugamae katate dori - aigamae ate, hiki taoshi, tenkai kote hineri


A minimum of 20 hours practice after 8th kyū is required.

6th kyū

  • Zenpō kaiten ukemi
  • Kōhō ryōte dori - gyakugamae ate
  • Aigamae katate dori - waki gatame
  • Hanza handachi gyakugamae katate dori - tenkai kote gaeshi


A minimum of 20 hours practice after 7th kyū is required.