Senior Club Grading

All Judoka will be required to demonstrate all techniques up to the grade that they are going for and also answer Random Terminology Question’s For All Grades


Less than eight years of age will be awarded up to five red strips


6th Kyu to 5th Kyu

Kuzushi_____________________Breaking the Balance


O Goshi_____________________Major Hip Throw____________See drawing

O Soto Gari__________________Major Outer Reap____________See drawing

Ippon Seoi Nage______________One Arm Shoulder Throw____________See drawing

Morote Seoe Nage____________Two Arm Shoulder Throw____________See drawing

O Uchi Gari__________________Major Inner Reap____________See drawing

Tai Otoshi___________________Body Drop____________See drawing

Kessa Gatame________________Scarf Hold____________See drawing

Kata Gatame_________________Shoulder Hold____________See drawing

Yoko Shiho Gatame____________Side Four Quarter____________See drawing s

Kami Shiho Gatame____________Upper Four Quarters____________See drawing

Nami-Juji-Jime________________Normal Cross Strangle____________See drawing

Juji Gatame_________Cross Arm lock____________See drawing

Basic Avoidance/Escapes From Holds



5th Kyu to 4th Kyu                                           

Uki Goshi_________________Floating Hip Throw____________See drawing

Ko Uchi Gari_______________Minor Inner Reap____________See drawing

De Ashi Barai______________Advancing Foot Sweep____________See drawing

Harai Goshi________________Sweeping Loin____________See drawing

Kuzure Kesa Gatame_________Broken Scarf Hold____________See drawing

Tate Shiho Gatame__________Lateral Four Quarters____________See drawing

Kuzure Kami Shiho Gatame____Broken Upper Four Quarters____________See drawing

Hadaka-Jime__________________Naked Chock____________See drawing

Kata-Ha-Jime__________________Single Wing Choke____________See drawing

Ude Garami___________________Entangled Arm lock ( Figure of 4 ) ____________See drawing

Hiza Gatame__________________Knee Arm lock____________See drawing

Basic Avoidance/Escapes from Holds