1st Tip GIFT OF DESTRUCTION
LONG FORM 2: Up to 2nd Block, Slice, Thrust, Poke.
(Executed on both sides from a NEUTRAL STANCE pivoting into FORWARD BOW.)
2nd Tip LOCKING HORNS
LONG FORM 2: Up to 2nd Knife Kick & Vertical Punch
(Executed on both sides finishing in a MODIFIED HORSE STANCE.)
3rd Tip EVADING THE STORM
(Front Right Overhead Club)
LONG FORM 2: Up to 2nd Universal Block Sequence
(Demonstrating a good UNIVERSAL BLOCK & pivoting into a FORWARD BOW.)
4th Tip LONE KIMONO
(Front Left Hand Lapel Grab)
LONG FORM 2: Up to 2nd Block with Looping Back Knuckle
(Executed on both the right side and left from a NEUTRAL BOW STANCE.)
5th Tip GLANCING SALUTE
(Front Right Hand Cross Push)
LONG FORM 2: Up to 2nd Front Crossover & Overhead Punch
(Demonstrating FRONT CROSSOVERS & STEP THROUGHS to the FINGER POKES.)
6th Tip FIVE SWORDS
(Roundhouse Right Punch)
LONG FORM 2: Up to Rear Twist Stances and Punches toward 1.30.
(Demonstrating FRONT ROTATING TWIST STANCES & STEP THROUGHS.)
7th Tip SCRAPING HOOF
LONG FORM 2: Up to last advancing Twist Stances with h Outward Overhead Elbow Strikes.
(Demonstrating FORWARD BOW, ROTATING TWIST STANCES & STEP THROUGHS.)
8th Tip GRIP OF DEATH
(Left Flank Right Arm Headlock)
LONG FORM 2: Punch, Inward block, 2 Retreating Inward Overhead Elbows and concluding Isolation Section.
(Demonstrating the SET POSITION & Unwinding into INWARD OVERHEAD ELBOWS.)
ALL CANDIDATES, UPON SUCCESFUL COMPLETION OF YOUR PRE TEST;
WHERE YOU WILL BE TESTED ON ALL CURRENT AND PREVIOUS MATERIAL, WILL BE INVITED TO TEST FOR YOU NEXT BELT.
BLUE BELT REQUIREMENTS
I shall never let pride rule my passions and will defend, with all the skill I possess, the weak, the helpless, and the oppressed. I pledge an unswerving loyalty to the Association and my instructor. In addition, I pledge an unending effort to earn the self-same loyalty from those who look to me for training.