Ni (2nd) Dan Guidelines

(J)=Jodan (Face Level); (C)=Chudan (Stomach Level)

Kata:

  1. Select any kata except Heian Shodan through Heian Godan and Tekki Shodan
  2. Demonstrate kata randomly selected by examiner from Bassai Dai, Kanku Dai, Jion and Empi.

Basics:

Sparring Or Self-Defense (Choose One)

1. Sparring:

  1. Free Sparring
  2. Examinee takes offense and then switches to defense as indicated by examiner.

2. Self-Defense:

A. Examinee selects one of the following self-defense techniques including partner for demonstration:

  1. Defense against weapon (knife, stick or pole)
  2. Defense from chair or floor sitting position
  3. Defense against grabbing and holding attack

B. Employing the same self-defense technique as selected by the examinee for his demonstration, the examiner designates another partner unknown to the examinee.