Pennsylvania Shotokan Karate Club

Belt Rank and Testing Requirements

Belt Color Rank Required Kata
WhiteWhite 10 kyu Tai kyo kyu Shodan
White + Yellow TipWhite + Yellow Tip 9.5 kyu
White + Yellow StripeWhite + Yellow Stripe 9 kyu
1/2 Yellow + 1/2 White1/2 Yellow + 1/2 White 8.5 kyu
2/3 Yellow + 1/3 White2/3 Yellow + 1/3 White 8 kyu
YellowYellow 7.5 kyu junior Tai kyo kyu Shodan
7.5 kyu
7 kyu
BlueBlue 6.5 kyu Heian Shodan
Kata video
6 kyu
GreenGreen 5.5 kyu Heian Nidan
Kata video
5 kyu
PurplePurple 4.5 kyu Heian Sandan
Kata video
Heian Yondan
Kata video
4 kyu
3.5 kyu
Brown 3 kyu Heian Godan
Kata video
Tekki Shodan
Kata video
Tekki Nidan
Kata video
2.5 kyu
2 kyu
1.5 kyu
1 kyu
Black Shodan-ho: Junior 1st Dan Bassai Dai
Kata video
Jion
Kata video
Shodan: 1st Dan
Nidan: 2nd Dan Kanku Dai
Kata video
Kanku Sho
Sandan 3rd Dan Gojushiho Sho
Unsu
Kata video
Empi
Kata video

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