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Purple Belt Syllabus (part 1)

(3 months minimum training)

  1. Escape from front headlock
    Strike groin, grab legs to take Uki to ground, block Ukiís legs with your legs, strikes, kick neck to finish.

  2. Wrist lock
    Outside Palm Heel block, strike ribs, knife hand strike inside of arm (elbow), trap arm under armpit, apply wristlock, strike head to finish.

  3. Counter to straight-arm lock - hip wheel (Japanese name: Koshi Guruma)
    Straight punch at Uki, Uki starts a straight-arm lock, block elbow, hip wheel throw, stomp head to finish.

  4. Counter to back arm and collar hold - figure 4 arm lock
    Twist, grab arm and elbow chin, turn and apply figure 4 arm lock, take to ground, strikes to finish.

  5. Downward block with punch into lock

  6. Bar choke - right-hand stance
    Right-hand stance, cross block, forearm strike to neck, bar choke, inside hock throw, kick neck, stomp head to finish.

  7. Counter to bar choke
    Hook punch Uki, Uki applies a bar choke, trap arm, turn out, strike ribs, roll arm, strikes to finish.

  8. Crab claw scissors - right-hand stance (Japanese name: Kani Basami)
    Cross block, backhand strike, grab lapel, crab claw scissor throw, heel kick to groin to finish.

  9. Roundhouse kick to solar plexus with side thrust kick to knee

  10. Holding and locking techniques on the ground - 4 versions
    Kneeling arm lock, kneeling wrist lock, foot behind head standing arm lock and juji-gatame.

  11. Leg wheel throw (Japanese name: O-Guruma)
    Right-hand stance, cross block, strikes to ribs, leg wheel throw, strikes, leg behind the head standing neck crank, shop to neck to finish.

  12. Any throw, turnover, shoulder dislocations
    Knee on shoulder, stomp on shoulder, double arm step through.

    Additional Non-Jukoshin Syllabus Required for Grading

    Ground Self Defence Syllabus
  13. Bottom of Cross Mount Defence V2
    Hold down, protect head and groin, leg drag to half guard, move to full guard, move arm to attackers shoulder then other arm to their head, push away and turn out to your side, apply elbow lock, come out from under attacker, put knee on attackers free arm, strike head and come to standing.

    Combined Grappling Arts (CGA) Syllabus
  14. Orange Belt Chain 13
    Minor outer hook throw (Kosoto-gake), top of half guard (switch base and free leg pass) to top of mount, cross chokes (3 versions), set-up to arm bar to finish.

  15. Orange Belt Chain 14
    Bottom of mount, opponent tries an arm bar, counter with figure 4 arm defense, stack, knee bar to finish.

  16. Orange Belt Chain 15
    Top of closed guard, break open legs, figure 4 ankle locks to finish.

  17. Orange Belt Chain 16
    Top of closed guard (far knee through guard pass) to top of cross mount, move to scarf hold, move to North/South, move to reverse scarf hold, paint brush arm lock, move to mount, control arm, opponent clasps hands to avoid armbar, move to side mount, 90 deg. Arm lock to finish.

  18. Orange Belt Chain 17
    Top of closed guard (far knee thru pass) to top of cross mount, chimera arm lock to side mount chimera arm lock, kimura counter defense, to finish.