3rd Dan

  • For 3rd Dan and above, a kata from option A will be chosen by the student and a kata from option B will be chosen by the examiner just as the 2nd Dan grading. However, Bunkai must also be demonstrated. The kata being demonstrated will be chosen by the student, but the kata demonstrated must be different for the next grading.
  • Option A
    • Bassai Dai
    • Jion
    • Hangetsu
    • Gankaku
  • Option B
    • Kanku Dai
    • Empi
    • Jitte
    • Tekki Nidan
  • Bunkai - Any Kata from the above lists, chosen by the student
  • Jiyu Kumite