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Rank Exam Requirements - 5th Kyu - 1st Degree Purple Belt

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Central Minnesota Karate Rank Exam Requirements
  -6th Kyu Testing for 5th Kyu-

For your rank exam, you will be asked to perform the following:

  I. Kata Heian Yondan
  II. Kihon Single and triple punch.
Rising block - reverse punch.
Inside block - reverse punch.
Outside block - elbow strike - reverse punch.
Front kick - straight punch combination.
Roundhouse kick - reverse punch.
Side snap and side thrust kick.
Knife-hand strike - front leg front kick - reverse punch.
  III. Kumite One step sparring.
Defense and attack against upper and middle level.
Counter combinations using kicks and strikes.

NOTE: Emphasis for this level is placed in overall speed, kicking technique and kumite control.

Sensei Tim Kiel
Principal Instructor
Central Minnesota Karate

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***Rank exam requirements are subject to change without notice.***


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