Youth Martial Arts (Belts) | Central PA Mixed Martial Arts

Youth Martial Arts (Belts)

YMA Testing is done every three months in March, June, September and December.

Mighty Mites - White w/ Colored Stripe (9 total belts)

White Yellow Orange Green Blue Purple Red Brown Black

Youth Martial Arts (23 total belts)

White (or current Mighty Mites Belt) Yellow (w/ 2 stripes)

Stance - Bi Jong (Ready) Stance Movement - Step & Slide, Shuffle Step, Circle Punches - Jab, Cross, Hook, Upper Cut Kicks - Snap Kick, Foot Jab, Round Kick, Switch Kick Blocks - Pac Sao, Elbow Deflection, High/Body Shield, Shin Up Block

Orange (w/ 2 stripes)

Blocks – Tan Sao, Bil Sao, Boang Sao, Rear Hand Catch (Rear Only), Goang Sao

Punching Combinations: J, C, LHH, C Low Hook Combos –LLH, LHH, C & RLH, RHH, LHH, C PacSao/Elbow Deflection Combos—LP/ED, C, LHH, C & RP/ED, LHH, C High/Body Shield Combos—LS, RUC, LHH, C &RS, LUC, C, H, C

Green (w/ 2 stripes)

Punching Combinations: B&W Combos – B&W, C, H, C & B&W, LHH, C (W & W/O Movement)

Blue (w/ 2 stripes)

Blocks—Bob & Weave, Duck

Offense/Defense: Jab Cross/ Pac Sao Tan Sao Low Jab Cross/Elbow Deflection High Hooks/ High Shields Low Hooks/ Low Shields Shin Up Blocks/ Round & Switch Kick Foot Jabs/ Goang Saos 5 for 5 Punches 5 for 5 Kicks 5 for 5 Punches & Kicks

Purple (w/ 2 stripes)

Grappling: Positions Submissions Sweeps Escapes

Kali Strikes 1-12 Blocks 1-12 Siniwali HHH Siniwali HLH

Red (w/ 2 stripes)

Grappling: Guard Passes

Kali 3 Count Sombrada

Brown (w/ 2 stripes)

Kali 3 Count Sombrada 5 Count Sombrada

Black (no stripes)