Max McCarthy-Lee

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Provisional Black Belt

To Earn my Black Belt…

Technical

Conditioning

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TRADEMARK COMBOS
Quad #1: certified
Quad #2: certified
Grand Tour: All 2×2,3×3,4×4

PATTERNS
Pattern tour: Beg, Int, Adv
Original pattern: Create, polish, perform

CONTROL & ACCURACY
12/12: J/change back kick (E)
Side:
clear & hold, chest (E)

TECHNIQUE VIDEOS
Side kick: 4 in a row R|L
Back kick: 4 in a row R|L
Turning kick: 4 in a row R|L
Spinning heel: 4 in a row R|L
Side/Back/Side/Back: each way
Multistrike: paddle, 6 kicks

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CORE FITNESS
Pushups: 60
Crunches: 120
Squats: 200
Set: Level 14
Chain sparring: 15 minutes
Plank: 6 min
 T-Test: 9 min
✓ Defending sparring: 6 min
✓ Stress test: 180 kicks*

* to heavy bag: side (E)>jumpchange turning (E)>jumpchange back (E) and loop

FLEXIBILITY
✓ Front splits: each way
Butterfly: knees on floor
Hamstring: knuckles on floor
V-Stretch: 140

RAW POWER
✓ Powerscore: 120,000 or greater
✓ Level 5: Any two techniques

Breaking

Self Defence & Forge

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SIDE KICK
Any stance: (P)
5 from 5: (E)
Leading leg: 2 from 2 (E)
Jumpchange: (E)
BR, arms pinned: (E)
Back stance: (P)
Gliding: (P)
Concrete: Besser block cap (P)

BACK KICK
5 from 5: (E)
Back stance: (P)
Stepping: (P)
Back stance: (O)
Jumpchange: 2 from 2 (E)
Jumpchange: >>> (E)

SPINNING HEEL KICK
Back stance: 2 from 2 (E)
Back stance: (O)
Stepping: (P)
Jumpchange: (P)

TURNING KICK
Back stance: (P)
Speed break: low/high (P)
Chambered: (O)
Leading leg: 2 from 2 (E)

AERIAL KICKS
Jumping back: (O)
Jumping back: (P)
Jumping spin heel: (O)
Jumping spin heel: (P)
Jumping turning: (O)
Jumping turning: (P)
Flying side: (P)

OTHER BREAKS
Front Kick: 2 from 2 (E)
Front Kick: (P)
Axe kick: 2 from 2 (E)
5 from 5: Own choice
10 from 10: Own choice
Palm heel: (P)
Horizontal Elbow: (P)
Twisting: (P)
Twisting: 2 from 2 (E)

Forge Tracker

Forge Set 4
• Wed Apr 21
• Tue Apr 27
• Wed Apr 28
Wed May 5
Tue May 11
• Not completed yet
• Not completed yet
• Not completed yet
• Not completed yet
• Not completed yet

Estimated Completion

If both forge sessions every week
Early Term 3, 2021

If one forge session only
Early Term 4, 2021

Senior Black Belt

Unlocks at Black Belt. The program’s highest honour.

My Technique Videos

My Power Profile

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Front Kick (L)
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Back Kick (L)
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Turning Kick (L)
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Side Kick (R)
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Front Kick (R)
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Back Kick (R)
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My Trademark Combos

Doubles

A: double side kick jump change spinning heel kick
B: fake turning, leading hooking > spinning heel kick

Triples

A: Jumpchange Turning > Gliding Side > Back
B: Leading side > leading hooking > stepping back
C: Gliding side > jump change side > jumping side

Quads

A: To be decided before Black Tip
B: To be decided before Black Tip
C: To be decided before Black Tip
D: To be decided before Black Tip


Grey: In development  |  Blue: Certified for sparring

My Intermediate Class Achievements

Blue Belt

CONDITIONING
Pushups: 32
Crunches: 64
◊  Squats: 100
✓ Set: Level 10
✓ Chain Sparring: 3 min
Plank: 3 min
✓ Hamstring: 4th fingers to floor
✓ Stretch prep: Front split
◊  V-Stretch: 90
KICK DEVELOPMENT
✓ Side: clear & hold, knee (E)
◊  Side: tour – wall, BR, BS (E)
◊  Side: 4 ratchet test, wall (E)
✓ Back: clock accuracy test (E)
✓ Spin heel: belt (P)
✓ Turning: belt (E)
✓ Wall: side/turning/hooking (E)
✓ Wall: Suska dips (E)
BREAKS
✓ Back: 3 from 5 (P)
✓ Side:  (P)
✓ Turning: (P)
SET COMBINATIONS
✓ Double front side back
✓ Side back turning
✓ Side back side back

Brown Stripe

CONDITIONING
✓ Pushups: 38
✓ Crunches: 76
✓ Squats: 120
✓ Set: Level 11
✓ Chain sparring: 6 min
✓ T-Test: 6 min
Hamstring: 2nd fingers to floor
✓ V-Stretch: 100 (122 recorded)
KICK DEVELOPMENT
✓ Back: j-ch vs step (E)
✓ Spin heel: chest (P)
✓ Spin heel: belt (E)
✓ Turning: chest (P)
✓ Axe kick: chest (E)
✓ Suska dips: unsupported (E)
BREAKS
✓ Side: 3 from 5 (P)
✓ Side:  b/r stance (P)
✓ Back: 4 from 4 (E)
✓ Back: chest (P)
✓ Back: belt (O)
✓ Turning:  (P)
SET COMBINATIONS
✓ Front > side > gliding side
✓ Back > stepping back
✓ Side > jumpchange back
TRADEMARK COMBOS
Approved for development

✓ Double #1 decided
✓ Double #2 decided

Brown Belt

CONDITIONING
Pushups: 45
Crunches: 90
Squats: 145
Set: Level 12
Chain sparring: 9 min
Plank: 4 min 30
Hamstring: 5th fingers to floor
V-Stretch: 110 (142 recorded)
KICK DEVELOPMENT
Side: clear & hold, thigh (E)
Spin heel: chest (E)
Spin heel: chin (P)
Turning: chest (E)
Turning: head (P)
Jumping front: chin (E)
BREAKS
Side/back: 2 from 2 (E)
Back: (P)
Back: 4 from 4 (E)
Back: chest (O)
✓ Turning: (O)
SET COMBINATIONS
✓ Double side
✓ Fake side > jumpchange > back
✓ Front > side > gliding side > back
TRADEMARK COMBOS
Approved for development

✓ Triple #1 decided
✓ Triple #2 decided
✓ Triple #3 decided
Sparring ready

✓ Double #1 certified
✓ Double #2 certified

Next: Black Stripe

CONDITIONING
Pushups: 52
Crunches: 105
Squats: 170
Set: Level 13
Chain sparring: 12 min
50 kicks: back (E)
50 kicks: j-ch turning (E)
Hamstring: thumbs to floor
Front raise: head (E)
Side raise: head (E)
V-Stretch: 120
KICK DEVELOPMENT
Side: clear & hold, belt (E)
Spin heel: double, chin (P)
Jumping back: into bag (P)
BREAKS
✓ Side Kick: Break 1
✓ Back Kick: Break 1
✓ Turning Kick: Break 1
✓ Spinning Heel: Break 1
SET COMBINATIONS
✓ Double side > j-ch spin heel
✓ Spin heel > j-ch back
TRADEMARK COMBOS
✓ All 2×2, 3×3 showcased
TECHNIQUE SHOWCASE
Videos
✓ Side kick | Left | Right |
Back kick | Left | Right |
✓ Turning kick | Left | Right |
✓ Spinning heel kick | Left | Right |
Sparring ready

✓ Triple #1 certified
✓ Triple #2 certified
✓ Triple #3 certified
OTHER
 Intermediate Pattern

Orange Board | Green Board | Blue Board | 19mm pine | (E) Each leg | (P) Preferred leg | (O) Off Leg

My Beginner Class Achievements

Yellow Belt

CONDITIONING
✓ Pushups: 10
✓ Crunches: 24
Squats: 40
KICK DEVELOPMENT
✓ Front: front raising (E)
✓ Front: instep to bag (P)
Side: checklist, 4 in 60 seconds
Side: wall, raise & hold (E)
Side: diagonal stamp (E)
Side: reclining (E)
STANCES
Back stance
Forward stance
Horseriding stance
OTHER
✓ How to make a fist
✓ How to make a knife hand
✓ Switched

Green Stripe

CONDITIONING
✓ Pushups: 15
✓ Crunches: 32
Squats: 52
◊  Jump test: 360
✓ Stretch demo: V
Stretch demo: Butterfly
KICK DEVELOPMENT
✓ Front: snap kick to stage (E)
Side: checklist, 6 in 60 seconds
◊  Side: wall, inch kick (E)
Side: clear & hold, shin (E)
◊  Side: wall, slow (E)
◊  Back: 2 stage drill, stopping (E)
◊  Spin heel: wall, X-ray smash (E)
Turning: scaffold drill (E)
OTHER
✓  Blocks: high/outer forearm/low
◊  Sparring guard check
✓ HR stance punching
✓ Palm heel block

Green Belt

CONDITIONING
✓ Pushups: 20
✓ Crunches: 40
Squats: 64
✓ T-Test: 3 min
Hamstring: Touch toes
KICK DEVELOPMENT
◊  Side: checklist, 9 in 90 seconds
Side: wall, fast (E)
◊  Side: gliding (E)
✓ Side: BR stance, knee (E)
✓ Back: wall supported (E)
◊  Back: 2 stage drill, flowing (E)
✓ Spin heel: wall, slow arc (E)
✓ Spin heel: spin only (E)
Turning: wall, 1st stage (E)
Turning: wall, 2nd stage (E)
BREAKS
◊  Front: (P)
◊  Side: 5 attempts (E)
STRIKING TECHNIQUES
✓ Back fist vs Hammer fist
✓ Palm heel strike

Blue Stripe

CONDITIONING
✓ Pushups: 25
✓ Crunches: 52
◊  Squats: 80
✓ Set: Level 9
✓ Plank: 1 min
✓ Hamstring: 3rd fingers to floor
KICK DEVELOPMENT
✓ Side: wall, double (E)
◊  Side: reverse (E)
 Side: back stance, belt (E)
◊  Back: x-ray stop (P)
✓ Back: clock drill (E)
◊  Spin heel: wall supported (E)
✓ Spin heel: concept demo (P)
✓ Turning: belt (P)
✓ Turning: wall supported (E)
BREAKS
✓ Side: 3 from 5 (P)
Back:  (P)
SET COMBINATIONS
✓ Front > side
✓ Side > back
OTHER
✓ Beginner pattern

Orange Board | Green Board | (E) Each leg | (P) Preferred leg