Red Dragons Karate Syllabus

The Red Dragons classes are suitable for Boys and Girls aged 4 to 7. The table below shows the techniques that are required for each grade/belt. Further information can be found in the Syllabus books available for purchase from the shop.

Red Dragons - Mon Grades1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th
Belt Colour (white with coloured stripe)RedYellowOrangeGreenBluePurpleBrownBlack
Minimum Time Between Last Grading (Months)3333333
Line Up - Stand with Hands Behind BackYYYYYYYY
YOI' - move into Ready StanceYYYYYYYY
Move into Fighting Stance ( left or right )YYYYYYYY
Snap Punch (Kizami zuki)YYYYYYYY
Reverse Punch (Gyaku zuki)YYYYYYYY
YAME' - step up into Ready StanceYYYYYYYY
Combination: Snap Punch + Reverse Punch (Rezoku)YYYYYYY
Front Kick (Mae geri)YYYYYYY
Lunge Punch (Oi zuki)YYYYYY
Back Fist (Ura ken uchi)YYYYYY
Inside Chop (Shuto uchi)YYYYYY
Back KickYYYYY
Upper Block in Ready Stance (YOI) (Age uke (Jodan uke)YYYYY
Defend against Reverse PunchYYYYY
Belt TyingYYYY
Combination: Back Fist + Reverse PunchYYYY
Front Kick (moving forward and turn)YYYY
Front Kick land in front Reverse PunchYYY
Step Reverse PunchYYY
Defend against Front KickYYY
Downward Block in Ready Stance (YOI)YY
Step Snap Punch Reverse PunchYY
Step Round Kick (Mawashi geri)YY
Defend against Step Round KickY
Snap Punch, Reverse Punch, Step Round Kick (Combination)Y
Khion KataY

Juniors Karate Syllabus

The Juniors classes are suitable for Boys and Girls aged 8 to 17. The table below shows the techniques that are required for each grade/belt. Further information can be found in the Syllabus books available for purchase from the shop.

Juniors Kyu/Dan Grades12th11th10th9th8th7th6th5th4th3rd2nd1st1st Dan2nd Dan
Belt Colour RedYellowYellow / Orange StripeOrangeOrange / Green StripeGreenGreen / Blue StripeBluePurpleBrownBrown / White StripeBrown / Black StripeBlackBlack
Minimum Time Between Last Grading (Months) 33333333366624
English TermKorean Term
Basics
Move and Turn in Forward StanceYYYYYYYYYYYYY
Downward BlockHandan MakkiYYYYYYYYYYYY
Upper BlockChukyo MakkiYYYYYYYYYYYY
Chop and PunchPandae ChurgiYYYYYYYYYYY
Side BlockYop MakkiYYYYYYYYYYY
Knife Hand BlockSudo MakkiiYYYYYYYYY
Middle Area BlockChundan MakkiYYYYYYYY
Kicks
Front KickAp ChagiYYYYYYYYYYYYY
Back KickDuiro ChagiYYYYYYY
Step Round KickTollio ChagiYYYYYYYYYYYY
Axe KickBandai ChagiYYYYYYYYYYY
Step Side KickYop ChagiYYYYYYYYYY
Step Heel KickKolchyo ChagiYYYYYYYYY
Turn Heel KickPandae Kolchyo ChagiYYYYYYY
Jump Front KickTwimmyo Ap ChagiYYYYYYY
Turn Back KickPandae Duiro ChagiYYYYYY
Jump Turn Crescent KickTwimmyo Pandae Bandai ChagiYYYYY
Jump Round KickTwimmyo Tollio ChagiYYYY
Jump Side KickTwimmyo Yop ChagiYYY
Jump Turn Heel KickTwimmyo Pandae Kolchyo ChagiYY
FreestyleY
Punches
Snap PunchYY
Reverse PunchYY
Back FistUra ken uchiYY
Kata
Palgue Yi JangYYYYYYY
Palgue Sam JangYY+1YYYYY
Palgue Oh JangY+1YYYY
Palgue Yuk JangY+2YYY
Palgue Chil JangY+2YY
Palgue Pal JangY+2Y
KoryoY+4
Chung MuY+4
SparringYYYYYYY
One Steps
Semi-Free Sparring Against given TechniquesYYY
Combinations
Free-Style Combinations - Hands, Feet, Hands and FeetYYY
Advanced Basics
Downward Block, Reverse PunchHandan Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Upper Block, Reverse PunchChukyo Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Side Block, Reverse PunchYop Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Knide Hand Block, Reverse PunchSudo Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Middle Area Block, Reverse PunchChundan Makki, Pandae ChurgiY

Adults Karate Syllabus

The Adults classes are suitable for Men and Women over 18 years old. The table below shows the techniques that are required for each grade/belt. Further information can be found in the Syllabus books available for purchase from the shop.

Adults Kyu/Dan Grades12th11th10th9th8th7th6th5th4th3rd2nd1st1st Dan2nd Dan
Belt Colour RedYellowYellow / Orange StripeOrangeOrange / Green StripeGreenGreen / Blue StripeBluePurpleBrownBrown / White StripeBrown / Black StripeBlackBlack
Minimum Time Between Last Grading (Months) 33333333366624
English TermKorean Term
Basics
Move and Turn in Forward StanceYYYYYYYYYYYYY
Downward BlockHandan MakkiYYYYYYYYYYYY
Upper BlockChukyo MakkiYYYYYYYYYYYY
Chop and PunchPandae ChurgiYYYYYYYYYYY
Side BlockYop MakkiYYYYYYYYYYY
Knife Hand BlockSudo MakkiiYYYYYYYYY
Middle Area BlockChundan MakkiYYYYYYYY
Kicks
Front KickAp ChagiYYYYYYYYYYYYY
Back KickDuiro ChagiYYYYYYY
Step Round KickTollio ChagiYYYYYYYYYYYY
Axe KickBandai ChagiYYYYYYYYYYY
Step Side KickYop ChagiYYYYYYYYYY
Step Heel KickKolchyo ChagiYYYYYYYYY
Turn Heel KickPandae Kolchyo ChagiYYYYYYY
Jump Front KickTwimmyo Ap ChagiYYYYYYY
Turn Back KickPandae Duiro ChagiYYYYYY
Jump Turn Crescent KickTwimmyo Pandae Bandai ChagiYYYYY
Jump Round KickTwimmyo Tollio ChagiYYYY
Jump Side KickTwimmyo Yop ChagiYYY
Jump Turn Heel KickTwimmyo Pandae Kolchyo ChagiYY
FreestyleY
Punches
Snap PunchYY
Reverse PunchYY
Back FistUra ken uchiYY
Kata
Palgue Yi JangYYYYYYY
Palgue Sam JangYY+1YYYYY
Palgue Oh JangY+1YYYY
Palgue Yuk JangY+2YYY
Palgue Chil JangY+2YY
Palgue Pal JangY+2Y
KoryoY+4
Chung MuY+4
SparringYYYYYYY
One Steps
Semi-Free Sparring Against given TechniquesYYY
Combinations
Free-Style Combinations - Hands, Feet, Hands and FeetYYY
Advanced Basics
Downward Block, Reverse PunchHandan Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Upper Block, Reverse PunchChukyo Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Side Block, Reverse PunchYop Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Knide Hand Block, Reverse PunchSudo Makki, Pandae ChurgiY
Middle Area Block, Reverse PunchChundan Makki, Pandae ChurgiY