Junior Blue Belt
Good moral character and maturity.
Regular practice and attendance.
Minimum of 6 months time in grade.
Ability To Demonstrate – All throws from right and left side.
OKURI-ASHI-HARAI – 3 STEP FOLLOW FOOT SWEEP
HIZA GURUMA – KNEE WHEEL THROW
KOSHI-GURUMA – AROUND THE NECK/HIP THROW
TAI-OTOSHI – MIDDLE SIDE BODY THROW
Choking Techniques (11 and older)
- Nami juji jime (normal cross choke)
Okuri eri jime (sliding lapel choke)
Joint Locks (11 and older)
- Ude garami (coil arm lock)
Ude gatame (arm lock)
- Demonstrate one combination technique.
Demonstrate one counter technique.
Demonstrate all throws from right and left side.
Multiple contest experience (2 or more competition). Must have 4 wins
Seniors must follow the Hudson Judo Promotional requirements for points.
Double the time in grade may be substituted for competition experience for non competitors. Familiarity with training exercises with emphasis on etiquette, rules and prohibited matters.