Orange Belt Requirements

Orange belt begins preparation for the Brown and Black belt testing.  By this level, the student should be sparring regularly and must have a full face headgear in addition to their hands, feet, chest, mouth and cup.   By this level the student should be able to demonstrate 20 kicks and 20 blocks, earning their Kicking and Blocking merit badges.  They will also be progressing into the Heian series of open hand katas. You may find the complete requirements for Orange Belt below in PDF format.

PURPLE TO ORANGE CURRICULUM SEPT 2015 Updated 1-6-18

 

Empty Hand Kata #4 – Heian Shodan

Empty Hand Kata #4 – Heian Shodan – Mirror Image

Mirror image is great to practice in front of the TV as long as the TV subject is facing you.  It does not work well when the TV subject has their back to you.

 

Wushu Staff Kata #1

Wushu Staff Kata Embusen (Map)

– Written Instructions for Staff kata 1.

 

Wushu Staff Kata #1 – Mirror Image.

Mirror image is great to practice in front of the TV as long as the TV subject is facing you.  It does not work well when the TV subject has their back to you.

 

Empty Hand Kata #5 – Heian Nidan

This video shows front view only.

 

 

 

Purple to Orange Belt One-Steps