Students seeking to achieve the rank of Gokyu will be introduced to a large number of new skills. As an intermediate student, you have moved beyond the introduction of the fundamental skills and will now begin to study and practice more advanced material.
Many of these skills you will need to proficiently demonstrate on your next and future ranking examinations. Naturally, you will be exposed to this material in a methodical and manageable way so that you have adequate time to learn and master each skill in preparation for your ranking examination.
There is much to learn, so let’s get right to it.
Blue Belt Sukiru
Practice What You Are Bad At We all have things that we feel comfortable doing. Likewise, we all have things we feel are uncomfortable or that we know we are ...Read More
Multiple Opponents Dealing with multiple opponents is extremely difficult. While you begin dealing with one opponent another starts to strike you in the back. When you turn to deal with ...Read More
Many of the skills you will learn in this belt require excellent physical conditioning. This requirement increases significantly as you progress into future belts. This is the time to become ...Read More
Tractor Dragging refers to grabbing someone with your hands and then using your legs to pull them in some manner. Normally the person is pulled either into your center or ...Read More
We will discuss ways in which you might enhance your training in this section. As you will discover, your skills and knowledge will grow substantially as you observe, consider, and ...Read More