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GRADING FROM: 1st DAN (Sho Dan) to 2nd DAN (Ni Dan) Black Belt

KIHON

Combinations will be decided by the grading examiner on the day.

Click here for other common kihon combinations

 

KUMITE

Jiyu kumite (freestyle) Fighting three different opponents. Women have the choice of Jiyu kumite or Self Defence.

 

KATA (click below for video clip)

Examiner may select any Heian katas or Kihon Kata

Examiner may select any kata from list below:

 

Kanku Dai, Bassai Dai, Tekki Nidan, Tekki Shodan, Jiin, Hangetsu, Empi, Jitte, Chinte, Jion

 

NB: Candidates will be assessed on their technical ability.

 

Candidates may select any one of the following kata:

Nijushiho, Bassai Sho, Sochin, Kanku Sho

 

The Full List Here

 

Candidates must wait a minimum time period of 2 years between 1st Dan & 2nd Dan gradings.

 

for more Dan Grading Information click here

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