KATA


Grading in Isami Ryu is not simply a matter of how many lessons you have attended or how long you have held a grade.

We look at the whole picture from your preformance in classes, effort and dedication. Listed below are the requirements of 'must knows' for grades - remember though, knowing these kata and taisabaki does not entitle you to a grade!!!

Aside from this you must have:
Kata Requirements for grade. (Click text to view Kata Video where available)

Level Kata
9TH KYU
8TH KYU
TAGIOKO SHODAN
7TH KYU
TAGIOKO NIDAN
6TH KYU
GAEKESKE SHODAN
5TH KYU
GAEKESKE NIDAN
KOKE HO
4TH KYU
3RD KYU
2ND KYU
1ST KYU
SEUNCHIN
EMPI
1ST DAN
SANSERU
SEPAI
2ND DAN
HIDARI NI EMPI
JU AI
3RD DAN
HANGETSU
KARARUNFA
TATSUMAKI
4TH DAN
SEIFUKO MIZU
GANKAKU
NINJUSHIHO
UNSU
5TH DAN
ALL HIDARI KATA
1 ELEMENTAL KATA (EARTHBOUND)
1 ELEMENTAL KATA (SPIRIT REALM)
1 X TEMPLE KATA
SUPAREMPEI
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