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Yellow Belt Section

Aikido Guide: Sections: White - Yellow - Orange - Green - Brown - Black

Testing Syllabus


  • Ukemi
    • Back breakfalls #3, #4
    • Forward rolls #1, #2
  • Hyaku Hachi Judo Kaiten (180° pivot cross-step back)
  • Self Defense


Part way through Ikkajo (first control)


  • Weight forward, "inclined plane", connection to the ground
  • About the role of ukemi
  • Centre of gravity, balance, stability & instability


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