Attaining the rank of Brown Belt is no easy task. The regimen for Brown Belt training includes and even supercedes the difficulty of other schools’ Black Belt regimens. Before the colored belts came into existence in the USA, the rank of Brown Belt was the first rank after White Belt. Basically, a person holding a rank of Brown Belt is no amateur–and the training reflects that.
The following techniques or “combinations” are mandatory for attaining the rank of Brown Belt 3rd Kyu:
Along with these techniques, the student is also required to perfect the Kata “Short Three.”