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Combinations

The association has a number of combinations that are needed in gradings. In all there are 10 combinations.

Early grading's require fewer combinations and later grading's require proficiency in all the combinations.


10th Kyu – White belt with red stripe – no combinations

9th Kyu – Red belt – combinations 1,2

8th Kyu – Yellow belt – combinations 1,2

7th Kyu – Orange belt – combinations 1,2,3

6th Kyu – Green belt – combinations 3,4,5

5th Kyu – Blue belt – combinations 4,5,6

4th Kyu – Purple belt – combinations 5,6,7

3rd Kyu – Brown belt – combinations 6,7,8

2nd Kyu – Brown belt with white stripe – combinations 7,8,9

1st Kyu – Brown belt with red stripe – combinations 8,9,10

1st Dan and above – refer to SKA Manual.


All Combinations start from Standard Stance.

Combination Number 1

Step forward and land. Right hand Jodan punch. Left hand Thrust.

Step Back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 2

Project Forward. Right hand Chudan punch. Left hand Thrust.

Project Back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 3

Project Forward. Change hands, Left hand Jodan punch. Right hand Thrust.

Project Back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 4

Right leg snap kick and land. Right hand Jodan punch. Left hand Thrust.

Step Back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 5

Right hand Chudan punch. Left hand Thrust. Step with the right leg, Left leg snap kick and land. Right hand Jodan punch. Left hand Thrust. Step Back. Cross arms to Right hand Standard Stance.

Step Back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 6

Step Back. Right hand Shuto block. Left hand Chudan punch. Right hand Thrust.

Step forward. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 7

Project forward. Left hand Gedan Block. Right hand Chudan punch. Left hand thrust.

Project back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 8

Step forward. Right hand feint, right hand Chudan punch, Right hand thrust (all movements are carried out as you step forward).

Step back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 9

Right foot Ashi barai and land forward. Right hand Jodan punch. Left hand thrust

Step Back. Cross arms to Standard Stance.


Combination Number 10

Right foot Mawashi Geri (changing guard hand). Land forward. Left hand Chudan punch. Right hand thrust.

Step back. Cross arms to Standard Stance

Updated 15.01.019 John Healey