Jared Faust

Jared Faust

Sensei Jared Faust has been with ACTIVSTARS since he was a student. He started training with ACTIVSTARS in 1994 and after earning his first degree black belt in the summer of 2000 started teaching January 2001. Sensei Jared went on to earn his second degree in the summer of 2009. In spring 2014, Sensei Jared earned the rank of Kyoshi. In that time his students have grown with him. He started out with one location and two classes and has grown to five locations each with multiple classes.

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  • Locations
    Deer Valley Middle School, Glendale Community Center North, Sunset Ridge School, Cholla Middle School, Ironwood Elementary, Desert Horizon School
  • My classes
    White belt through Black belt
  • Phone
    (480) 603-3780
  • email

One-step techniques

 

Punches
Step Elbow
Step Take Down
Step Choke
Palm Lock
Block Strike
4-Hit Combo
Baseball
Arc Hand Take Down
Spin to Choke
Spin to Choke Takedown
Roll Up
Triangle Lock
Water Pump
Water Pump Take Down
Hammerfist
Block Strike
8-Point
Arc Hand
Figure 4
Water Pump
Water Pump Takedown
Round House
Block Strike
Stop Strike
Figure 4 Take Down
Judo
Duck Choke
Block Rollover
Knife Hand
Block Strike
Elbow Breaker
TV Antenna
TV Antenna Take Down
Triangle
Cop
Cop Choke
Cop Choke Take Down
Dragon Holds the Ball
Dragon Rolls the Ball
Arm Breaker X
Over the Arm Breaker X
Claw
Claw Sweep
1 Kick
3 Kick
8-Point
Grab Hand - Knife to Troat
Snap Kick
Block Move - Strike
Move - Kick Out Knee
Catch Knee Breaker
Catch & Turn - Knee-to-Knee
Catch Throw
Catch Kick Out Leg
Catch Ankle Lock
Catch & Bring Up
Side Kick
3 Kick
Arc Hand Takedown

 

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Self Defense Techniques

 

Single Hand Grab

Grab and Break

Pinky to Bow

Sandwich

Snake

8-Point

Water Pump

Water Pump Take Down

Figure 4 Take Down

Two Hand Grab

Break Strike

Kick - Break - Punch

Pinky to Bow

Sandwich

Snake

Hooks

Arc Hand

One Finger Choke

8-Point

Twist Hand Snake

Cross Grip

Break Strike

8-Point

Figure 4 Takedown

Arm Breaker

TV Antenna

TV Antenna Take Down

Triangle

Cop

Cop Choke

Cop Choke Take Down

Dragon Holds the Ball

Dragon Rolls the Ball

Arm Breaker X

Over Arm Breaker X

Claw

Kick

Triple Kick

Water Pump

Water Pump Take Down

Front Choke

Break Strike

Snake

Sandwich

Pinky to Bow

8-Point

One Figure Choke

4-Hit Combo

Grab Hand Twist Up

Back Choke

Spin Break

Hook Strke Take Down

Groin Grab Break Underneath

Back Fist

Spin-Snake Around-Step

Spin Snake Around-Tk Down

Spin Snake Around-Elbow

Shirt Grab

Grab Break Strike

Wrist Elbow Strike

Dead Weight

Elbows

Strike Cross Take Down

Snake

Snake, Guillotine

8-Point

Water Pump

Water Pump Throw

Full Nelson or Bear Hug

Break Strike

Football

Triangle Lock

Pinky Pull

Drill

Hug Your Buddy

Arm Breaker

Shoulder Grab

Strike

Elbow, Rib, Neck Strike

Elbow, Neck Lock

Pinky to Bow

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Black belt test

In order for students to test for their black belt they must have approval from their sensei, must be a brown belt with a black stripe, and must test before a panel of sensei's with Young Champions of America.

  • Blocks to Master
      • Rising
      • Side
      • Low
      • Front
      • X-Hand
      • Scooping
      • Sweeping
      • Dropping
      • Double Palm
      • Grasping
      • C-Block
      • Separating
      • Scissors
      • Knife Hand
      • Twin Fore
      • Drifting
      • Hook
      • Double Grasp
      • Y
      • Mountain
  • Punches to Master
      • Middle
      • Upper Cut
      • Hammer Fist
      • Four Fist Chin
      • Back Fist
      • Hook
      • Round House
      • Knife Hand
      • Temple
      • Elbow Series
      • Spear Series
      • Palm Heel Strike
      • Verticle Punch
      • Arc Hand
      • Rich Hand
      • Snake Strike
      • Crane Strike
      • Leopard Paw
      • Tiger Claw
      • Blue Dragon Strike
  • Kicks to Master
      • Knee
      • Snap
      • Push
      • Crescent
      • Reverse Crescent
      • Round House Knee
      • Round House
      • Side Thrust
      • Ax
      • Stomping
      • Checking
      • Double Snap
      • Double Round House
      • Jump Snap
      • Turning Back Kick
      • Wheel
      • Hook
      • Spinning Reverse
      • Flying Side
      • Switch Roundhouse
  • Students must know the first ten katas. They will have to perform each kata with no break between each.
  • Students must be able to spar for three sessions of two minutes each with a 30 second break between each.
  • Students must also know 30 One-Step Moves and 30 Self-Defense Moves.

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Brown belt test

In order for students to test for their brown belt they must have approval from their Sensei, must be a red belt with a brown stripe, and must test before a panel of sensei's with Young Champions of America.

  • Blocks to Master
      • Rising
      • Side
      • Low
      • Front
      • X-Hand
      • Scooping
      • Sweeping
      • Dropping
      • Double Palm
      • Grasping
      • C-Block
      • Separating
      • Scissors
      • Knife Hand
      • Twin Fore
  • Punches to Master
      • Middle
      • Upper Cut
      • Hammer Fist
      • Four Fist Chin
      • Back Fist
      • Hook
      • Round House
      • Knife Hand
      • Temple
      • Elbow Series
      • Spear Series
      • Palm
      • Vertical Punch
      • Arc Hand
      • Rich Hand
  • Kicks to Master
      • Knee
      • Snap
      • Push
      • Crescent
      • Reverse Crescent
      • Round House Knee
      • Round House
      • Side Thrust
      • Ax
      • Stomping
      • Checking
      • Double Snap
      • Double Round House
      • Jump Snap
      • Switch Round House
  • Students must know the first eight katas. They will have to perform each kata with no break between each.
  • Students must be able to spar for two sessions of two minutes each with a 30 second break between each.
  • Students must also know 25 One-Step Moves and 25 Self-Defense Moves.

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Purple/Orange/Red belt curriculum

  1. Students should also know how to properly execute the knifehand guarding block, guarding block, spear strike, thumb nail strike, axe kick, stomping kick, and reverse roundhouse kick.
  2. Students should know at least 6 self-defense moves and 6 one-step moves. Students should know the first 4 katas completely for Purple, first 5 for Orange and first 6 for Red. 
  3. Students should know all of the movements, stances, blocks, punches, and kicks of the previous ranks. 
  4. Students should also know the following list of moves:
      • Spinning Back Fist
      • Spinning Reverse Crescent Kick
      • Hopping Side Thrust Kick
      • Jump Snap Kick
      • Spinning Round House Kick
      • Jump Spinning Round House Kick
      • Butterfly Kick

 

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Blue belt curriculum

 

  1. Students should know how to properly execute a fighting stance, a sumo stance, a forward stance, a back stance, and a broken leg stance.
  2. Students should know at least 6 self-defense moves.
  3. Students should know Taikyoku Shodan completely, however, it would be good to know the first four katas.
  4. Students should also know how to properly execute the following blocks, punches, and kicks:
      • Rising Block (1)
      • Side Block (2)
      • Low Block (3)
      • High, Middle, Low Palm Block (7)
      • X-Hand Block (24)
      • Scooping Block (11)
      • Sweeping Block (12)
      • Dropping Block (6)
      • Guarding Block (8)
      • Grasping Block (15)
      • Knife Hand Block (10)
      • Star Block (Rising, Dropping, Side, Front)
      • High , Middle, Low Punch (1)
      • Upper Cut (4)
      • Hammerfist (17)
      • Four Fist Chin Strike (2)
      • Elbow Strike (49-56)
      • Spear Hand Set (25-27)
      • Verticle Punch (6)
      • Palm Heel Set (29-31)
      • Knife Hand Strike (37-39)
      • Leopard Paw (58)
      • Knee Kick (2)
      • Snap Kick (3)
      • Push Kick (4)
      • Crescent Kick (5)
      • Reverse Crescent Kick (6)
      • Round House Knee Kick (9)
      • Round House Kick (10)
      • Checking Kick (16)
      • Hopping Side Thrust Kick (Motion 3)
      • Axe Kick (12)
      • Stomping Kick (20)
      • Double Snap Kick
      • Double Round House Kick
      • Jump Snap Kick (Motion 2)
      • Rising Kick (1)
      • Spinning Reverse Crescent Kick
      • Driving Knee Kick

 

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Yellow/Green belt curriculum

 

  1. Students should know how to properly execute a fighting stance, a sumo stance, a forward stance, a back stance, and a natural stance.
  2. Students should know how to properly escape from a single-hand grab, double-hand grab, front choke, back choke, hair pull, two-hand-on-one, cross grip, and bear hug.
  3. Students should know at least 4 self-defense moves. 
  4. Students should know the basics of the first two katas.
  5. Students should also know how to properly execute the following blocks, punches, and kicks:

 

      • Rising Block (1)
      • Side Block (2)
      • Low Block (3)
      • High, Middle, Low Palm Block (7)
      • Dropping Block (6)
      • X-Hand Block (24)
      • Scooping Block (11)
      • Sweeping Block (12)
      • High, Middle, Low Punch (1)
      • Upper Cut (4)
      • Hammerfist (17)
      • Four Fist Chin Strike (2)
      • Verticle Punch (6)
      • Knife Hand Strike (38)
      • Elbow Strike (49-56)
      • Spinning Back Fist (16) (Bonus)
      • Knee Kick (2)
      • Snap Kick (3)
      • Push Kick (4)
      • Crescent Kick (5)
      • Reverse Crescent Kick (6)
      • Rising Kick (1)
      • Axe Kick (12)
      • Stomping Kick (20)
      • Round House Knee Kick (9)
      • Round House Kick (10)
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