Bujinkan Gouin Dojo - Ross Millar

Grading Requirements and Feedback

CURRENT GRADE: 2nd Dan

Next Objective: You are progressing really well and your technique is really improving.  To move forward you now need to look at your own positioning when performing a technique.  Try to wrap yourself around your Uke to prevent them from moving or taking Ukemi.  

Grading assessment date: December 2014

Zero Point Rank Requirements

1. Junan Taiso - Supple Body Conditioning

2. Kaiten - Rolling

3. Undosei - Manoeuvrability

4. Shogeki Ukemi - Receiving Impact

5. Kogeki- Delivering Impact

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9th Kyu (GROUND UP)

Junan Taiso (Isolation Level) Single Joint Rotations, Fulcrum at Joint

Lying

Solo Rolling

Manoeuvrability

Receiving Impact

Striking (Unarmed, Whole Body)


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8th Kyu (GROUND UP)

Junan Taiso (Coordination Level) Single Joint Rotations, Fulcrum at Neighboring Joint

Sitting

Solo Rolling

Manoeuvrability

Receiving Impact

Striking

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7th Kyu (GROUND UP)

Junan Taiso (Integration Level) Multi-Joint Rotations, Body Moves Around Fixed Fulcrum

Kneeling (Coordination Level)

Solo Rolling

Manoeuvrability

Receiving Impact

Striking

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6th Kyu (GROUND UP)

Junan Taiso (Escalation Level) Adding Progressive Load to Movements

Squatting (Coordination)

Solo Rolling

Manoeuvrability

Receiving Impact

Striking

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5th Kyu (GROUND UP)

Standing (Coordination)

Solo Rolling

Manoeuvrability

Receiving Impact

Striking

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4th Kyu (CORE OUT)

Partner Rolling (Lying)

Partner Manoeuvrability (Lying)

Receiving Impact - Punch (Hair's Breadth Distancing, Muto Dori)

Striking w/Rope/Chain

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3th Kyu (CORE OUT)

Partner Rolling (Sitting)

Partner Manoeuvrability (Sitting)

Receiving Impact - Knife (Hair's Breadth Distancing, Muto Dori)

Striking w/Knife

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2th Kyu (CORE OUT)

Partner Rolling (Kneeling)

Partner Manoeuvrability (Kneeling)

Receiving Impact - Hanbo (Hair's Breadth Distancing, Muto Dori)

Striking w/Hanbo

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1st Kyu (CORE OUT)

Partner Rolling (Squatting)

Partner Manoeuvrability (Squatting)

Receiving Impact - Sword (Hair's Breadth Distancing, Muto Dori)

Striking w/Sword

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1st Dan (CORE OUT)

Partner Rolling (Standing)

Partner Manoeuvrability (Standing)

Receiving Impact - Bo (Hair's Breadth Distancing, Muto Dori)

Striking w/Bo

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