COMBATSOMBO GRADING SYLLABUS

All Grades must show their competence at wrestling and sparring.

All Grades must be physically fit to participate.

Master Grades wear Black Belts with red tabs. 5th & 6th Degree are for long active service, they must hold a minimum of 3rd Degree in CombatSombo Wrestling, Black Belt with Red Blocks.

GrandMaster awarded by CombatSombo International.

The first column tells you what techniques are expect as you move along the coloured columns you will see the amount of techniques you are expected to perform between each belt.
The syllabus above is for Adults.
The Junior ( 8 years to 15 years) syllabus is exactly the same  but with  3 segments in between each belt 

i.e. Red Tabs White Belt would have 3 sections White Belt 1 Tab, White Belt 2 Tabs, White Belt 3 Tabs and so on.

Juniors under 10 years of age are not allowed Leg Locks or Arm Locks.
For Blue Belt and Brown Belt minimum age 14 years.
1st Degree is a Senior Grade with a minimum age of 16 years.

When a Junior has reached 16 their Junior Grade will become a Senior Grade

COMBATSOMBO GRADING SYLLABUS

Student Grades1st Grade2nd Grade3rd Grade4th Grade5th Grade6th Grade
Falling Techniques/Breakfalls123456
Striking Techniques123456
Kicking & Stamping Techniques123456
Throws468101215
Takedowns 1234
Joint Locks13681012
Strangles/Chokes125456
Holds on Ground135789
Counter/Combination Throws135789

Master Grades

1st Degree2nd Degree3rd Degree4th Degree
Falling Techniques/Breakfalls78910
Striking Techniques78910
Kicking & Stamping Techniques78910
Throws20253035
Takedowns5678
Joint Locks18202224
Strangles/Chokes78910
Holds on Ground101214

16

Counter/Combination Throws101214

16