Third Degree Brown Belt Requirements

Progress Information

This is a brief outline of the requirements to achieve this promotion. A more detailed curriculum is available at our school.

Brown Belt tests are administered bi-annually every six month in March and September of each year.

Techniques:

  1. PROTECTING FANS

    Left jab right cross from left to left fighting stance

  2. CIRCLES OF PROTECTION

    Left jab right cross from left to left fighting stance

  3. CIRCLING FANS

    Left jab right cross from left to left fighting stance

  4. SHIELD AND MACE

    Left jab right cross from left to left fighting stance

  5. TWIRLING HAMMERS

    Left punch to face while in a right neutral bow

  6. UNFURLING CRANE

    Left jab right cross while in a right neutral bow

  7. ENTWINED MACE

    Left jab right cross while in a right neutral bow

  8. FATAL DEVIATION

    Right left punch combination while in a right neutral bow

  9. DANCE OF DARKNESS

    Right kick right punch to face while in a right neutral bow

  10. UNWINDING PENDULUM

    Right kick right punch to face while in a right neutral bow

  11. DEFENSIVE CROSS

    Right kick to mid section

  12. GATHERING BRANCHES

    Attempted tackle while in left neutral bow right knee on ground

  13. TRAPPING BRANCH

    Right punch while in a left neutral bow right knee on ground

  14. BOWING TO BUDDHA

    Right round kick to face while in left neutral bow right knee on ground

  15. THRUST INTO DARKNESS

    Right punch from rear

  16. SNAKING TALON

    Two hand attempted push

  17. RETREATING PENDULUM

    Right side kick while in right neutral bow

  18. SPIRALING TWIG

    Rear bear hug arms free

  19. CALMING THE STORM

    Right round house club attack to head

  20. DESTRUCTIVE KNEEL

    Right step through punch while in a left neutral bow

Forms and Sets

  1. LONG FORM IV
  2. STRIKING SET II
  3. FINGER SET II


Third Degree Brown Belt Pledge

I honor and hold sacred the right of all men to protect themselves. I further hold that as a trained martial artist in Kenpo, I will take upon myself all obligations and responsibilities deemed sacred to my God, family, country and Association.

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Synonyms

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