Kyu Test Requirements

For 5th Kyu and up, please go here for the current CAF testing requirements. Scroll down to the Rank Examination Worksheets area.

6th Kyu

1. Minimum 40 days
2. Clean body and uniform
3. Bowing from kneeling and standing position
4. Ukemi (breakfalls): back fall, back roll, front roll
5. Taisabaki (body movements): With a partner, from Gayku-hanmi Katate-dori
a) Tenkan
b) Renzoku tenkan
c) Irimi
d) Tenshin
6. Kamae Kogeki Waza
Gyaku-hanmi Katate-tori Sumi-otoshi
Ai-hanmi Katate-tori Ikkyo (Omote/ura)
Ai-hanmi Katate-tori Irimi-nage
Gyaku-hanmi Katate-tori Shihonage (Omote/ura)
Gyaku-hanmi Katate-tori Kokyunage (uchi mawari)

Notes:
– The student must be both Nage and Uke
– Etiquette for testing: In the following order, bow first to OSensei, the examiner and then to your Uke. When the test is complete, bow in reverse order; to your Uke, the examiner and then O’Sensei. Please bow at the same time if there are other people testing.

Upcoming Events

Sep
15
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all-day Waka-sensei’s Seminar in Montreal @ Centre Sportif UQAM
Waka-sensei’s Seminar in Montreal @ Centre Sportif UQAM
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day
Waka-sensei’s Seminar in Montreal @ Centre Sportif UQAM | Montréal | Québec | Canada
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Oct
14
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1:00 pm Celebration Party for Obata-sensei at JCCC @ Japanese Canadian Cultural Centr
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Oct 14 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Celebration Party for Obata-sensei at JCCC @ Japanese Canadian Cultural Centr | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Celebration Party for Obata-sensei at JCCC  ( consult with Marina, organizer)
Oct
19
Fri
all-day Osawa-sensei’s Seminar at York Univ. @ York Univ., Keele  Campus, Tait McKenzie Centre
Osawa-sensei’s Seminar at York U… @ York Univ., Keele  Campus, Tait McKenzie Centre
Oct 19 – Oct 21 all-day
Osawa-sensei’s Seminar at York Univ. @ York Univ., Keele  Campus, Tait McKenzie Centre | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Fri. Oct. 19 to Sun. Oct. 21.  Hosted by J.C.C.C. Aikikai, Aikido Hokuryukai and Aikido Tendokai.  This seminar will be held at the York Univ., Keele  Campus, [...]

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