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Blue Belt Syllabus (part 1)

(3 months minimum training)

  1. Half shoulder throw
    (Japanese name: Ippon-Seoinage)
    Right hand stance, cross block, double strike ribs, half shoulder throw, strike, standing arm lock between legs to finish.

  2. Leg throw with lock
    Left hand stance, upward rising block, strike ribs, leg throw, foot in throat, leg lock, strike groin to finish.

  3. Crab claw scissors - left-hand stance (Japanese name: Kani Basami)
    Left hand stance, outside palm block, crab claw scissor throw, chop to neck to finish.

  4. Escape while held over the arms from the front - outside hock throw
    (Japanese name: Osoto-gari)
    Knife hand strike sides, step back, knee to groin, outside hock throw and strikes to finish.

  5. Escape while held over the arms from the rear - wrist lock
    Strike and rub uki hands, grab two fingers, turn hand out and step under for wrist lock, strike ribs to finish.

  6. Bar choke - left-hand stance
    Left hand stance, S-block, palm heel strike, chop to throat, bar choke, head butt to finish.

  7. Dropping shoulder throw (Japanese name: Seoi-otoshi)
    • Left-hand stance, kick to solar plexus
    • Neck lock and arm grab

  8. Strangles
    • Twisting hand from double punch
    • Wrist choke from punch to head

  9. Escape from full nelson - outer wheel throw
    Resist full nelson, step behind, outer wheel throw, kicks to finish.

  10. Half hip throw (Japanese name: Uki-goshi)
    Right hand stance, cross block, double strike ribs, half hip throw, stomp, twisting arm lock, punch to finish.

  11. Front scoop throw
    Left hand stance, S-block, palm heel strike chin, arm strike to neck, strike groin, front scoop throw, punch head to finish.

  12. Escape from side head lock - nerve pinch
    Nerve pinch back of leg, septum nerve point, punch finish.

  13. Breaking ground strangles
    • Behind head, should lock
    • Between legs, neck / spine lock
    • From side of body, jujigatame

  14. Counter to back arm and collar hold - back hammer lock
    Turn, grab arm and strike groin, step under arm, back hammer lock, knee to finish.

  15. Counter to straight arm lock – Valley drop throw (Japanese name: Tani otoshi)
    Punch to stomach, Uki blocks and starts a straight arm lock, valley drop throw, strike groin to finish.

  16. Back hammer lock
    Left hand stance, downward block with strike to stomach, back hammer lock, knee to head to finish.

    Additional Non-Jukoshin Syllabus Required for Grading

    Ground Self Defence Syllabus
  17. Defence from Bottom of Cross Mount
    Hug attacker, protect head and groin, move arm to near side and of attackers head, push away and knee attacker’s head, bring leg over head and lock, choke, roll arm and apply Kimura arm lock, tuck arm behind attackers back, push on arm and elbow and roll up to cross mount, palm strike to head and come up to knee on belt position, strikes to finish, stand and get clear.

    Combined Grappling Arts (CGA) Syllabus
  18. Orange Belt Chain 7
    Pull guard to bottom of closed guard, push / pull to head arm choke, climb to rear mount (show crossed ankle attack) arm bar to finish.

  19. Orange Belt Chain 8
    Minor Outer Reaping throw, (Kosoto-gari), cross mount, winding choke, finish with arm bar.

  20. Orange Belt Chain 9
    Punching choke from standing, pull guard take-down to bottom of closed guard, scissor sweep (blocked), push knee scissor to top mount switch to S-mount, arm bar to finish.