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Shodokan West London

Affiliation:
British Aikido Board, SAUK

Members:
Chihiro Kawasaki 1st Dan
Mark Shraga 1st Dan
Joseph Farrow 1st Dan

Address:
The Broadway Studio, 11 Springbridge Mews, Ealing, United Kingdom, GB

About us:
Shodokan West London is a Bushinkan affiliated Aikido Club focusing on delivering beginners courses in the Ealing and Ruislip areas.

Mark Shraga 1st Dan, Chihiro Kawasaki 1st Dan and Joseph Farrow 1st Dan are Shodokan Aikido Coaches and Senior students of Erik Dop 4th Dan Shodokan Aikido and Paul Herbert 3rd Dan Shodokan Aikido.

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Training:
Wednesdays 7pm to 9.30pm

Address:
Runway House, 5 The Runway, Ruislip, HA4 6SE

Club owner:
Mark Shraga

Lead instructor:
Johann De Silva

Contact:
mark@shodokanwestlondon.com

 

Kyu Grade Syllabus

8th / Hachi Kyu – Red Belt

At least 20 hours of practice

• Unsoku
• Oshiro ukemi (from standing position)
• Yoko ukemi
• Aigamae katate dori
1. Shomen ate
2. Oshi taoshi
3. Kote gaeshi

7th / Nana Kyu – Red Belt

At least 20 hours of practice after obtaining Hachi Kyu

• Tegatana dosa
• Zenpo kaiten ukemi (from kneeling position)
• Gyakugamae katate dori
1. Aigamae ate
2. Hiki taoshi
3. Tenkai kote hineri

6th / Rokku Kyu – Red Belt

At least 20 hours of practice after obtaining Nana Kyu

• Zenpo kaiten ukemi (from standing position)
• Oshiro ryote dori
1. Gyakugamae ate
• Aigamae katate dori
1. Waki gatame
• Hanza handachi gyakugamae katate dori
1. Tenkai kote gaeshi

5th / Go Kyu – Yellow Belt

At least 40 hours of practice after obtaining Rokku Kyu

• Kihon Suwari Waza
1. Oshi taoshi omote
2. Tentai oshi taoshi ura
• Kihon Waza Ju Nana hon no Kata: Atemi Waza
1. Shomen ate
2. Aigamae ate
3. Gyakugamae ate
4. Gedan ate
5. Oshiro ate
• Hontai no Tsukuri
1. Shomen ate
2. Aigamae ate
• Tegatana jodan no Tsukuri: Aigamae katate dori
o Tsukuri
o Tsukuri and Oshi taoshi
• Tegatana jodan no Tsukuri: Gyakugamae katate dori
o Tsukuri
o Tsukuri and Hiki taoshi

4th / Yon Kyu – Orange Belt

At least 40 hours of practice after obtaining Go Kyu

• Kihon Suwari Waza
1. Oshi taoshi gyakute dori kote hineri osae
2. Tentai oshi taoshi gyakute dori kote hineri ude hineri osae
• Kihon Waza Ju Nana hon no Kata: Hiji Waza
1. Oshi taoshi
2. Ude Gaeshi
3. Waki gatame (normal)
4. Hiki taoshi
5. Ude hineri
6. Waki gatame (front, additional technique)
• Hontai no Tsukuri
1. Gyakugamae ate
2. Gedan ate
3. Oshiro ate
• Tegatana gedan no Tsukuri: Aigamae katate dori
o Tsukuri
o Tsukuri and Tenkai kote gaeshi
• Tegatana gedan no Tsukuri: Gyakugamae katate dori
o Tsukuri
o Tsukuri and Kote gaeshi

3rd / San Kyu – Green Belt

At least 40 hours of practice after obtaining Yon Kyu.

• Kihon Suwari Waza
1. Oshi taoshi junte dori kote hineri osae
2. Tentai oshi taoshi junte dori kote hineri ude hineri osae
• Kihon Waza Ju Nana hon no Kata: Tekubi Waza
1. Kote hineri
2. Kote gaeshi
3. Tenkai kote hineri
4. Tenkai kote gaeshi
• Nage no Kata: Omote
o Jodan (2)
o Chudan (2)
o Gedan (2)
o Oshiro ryote (1)
• Hontai no Tsukuri
1. Shomen ate
2. Aigamae ate
3. Gyakugamae ate
4. Gedan ate
5. Oshiro ate
• Nigiri Gaeshi Jodan no Tsukuri: Aigamae katate dori
o Junte dori
o Junte dori and Oshi taoshi
o Gyakute dori
o Gyakute dori and Oshi taoshi
• Nigiri Gaeshi Jodan no Tsukuri: Gyakugamae katate dori
o Junte dori
o Junte dori and Hiki taoshi
o Gyakute dori
o Gyakute dori and Hiki taoshi

2nd / Ni Kyu – Blue Belt

At least 60 hours of practice after obtaining San Kyu.

• Kihon Suwari Waza
1. Oshi taoshi tekubi osae
2. Tentai oshi taoshi tekubi osae
• Kihon Waza Ju Nana hon no Kata: Uki Waza
1. Mae otoshi
2. Sumi otoshi
3. Hiki otoshi
• Nage no Kata: Ura
o Jodan (2)
o Chudan (2)
o Gedan (2)
o Oshiro ryote (1)
• Shoki no Tsukuri
1. Shomen ate
2. Aigamae ate
• Nigiri Gaeshi Gedan no Tsukuri: Aigamae katate dori
o Junte dori
o Junte dori and Shi ho nage
o Gyakute dori
o Gyakute dori and Kote gaeshi
• Nigiri Gaeshi Gedan no Tsukuri: Gyakugamae katate dori
o Junte dori
o Junte dori and Shi ho nage
o Gyakute dori
o Gyakute dori and Kote gaeshi

1st / I Kyu – Brown Belt

At least 60 hours of practice after obtaining Ni Kyu.

• Kihon Waza Ju Nana hon no Kata
o Atemi Waza (5)
o Hiji Waza (5)
o Tekubi Waza (4)
o Uki Waza (3)
• Ju Nana hon no Kata Ura Waza: Atemi Waza
1. Shomen ate – Waki gatame
2. Aigamae ate – Oshi taoshi
3. Gyakugamae ate – Gedan ate
4. Gedan ate – Shomen ate
5. Oshiro ate – Tenkai kote hineri
• Ju Nana hon no Kata Ura Waza: Kansetsu Waza
o Oshi taoshi – Oshi taoshi
o Hiki taoshi – Tenkai kote hineri
o Kote gaeshi – Kote gaeshi
o Tenkai kote hineri – Waki gatame
o Tenkai kote gaeshi – Shiho nage
• Shoki no Tsukuri
1. Gyakugamae ate
2. Gedan ate
3. Oshiro ate
• Hiji Mochi no Tsukuri
o Jodan junte dori
o Jodan gyakute dori
o Gedan junte dori
o Gedan gyakute dori
• Tanto Taisabaki
• Tanto Taisabaki with Tegatana

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