FREE Black & Brown Belt Course & Dan Grading
February 19 | 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
INSTRUCTORS : Sensei Billy Higgins (8th Dan) and Sensei Frank Brennan (8th Dan)
10.30 – 12.00 Training for Brown Belts
12.00 – 1.30 Training for Black Belts
2.30 – Grading for 1st and 2nd Dan
TRAINING FEE : FREE
Please go to your kugb.me account, click on ‘Grading Instructions’ and follow the steps.
Please remember to attach a passport-sized photo to your form and bring the form with you to the grading.
Please ensure your KUGB licence is up-to-date.
Ask your Instructor to complete the form on the box marked ‘Instructors.’
All those training and grading must bring their current KUGB licence.
Forms and licence book must be presented at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the grading.
Gumshields and KUGB-approved white hand-mitts are compulsory for Jiyu Kumite.
GRADING FEES :
1st Dan – £70, 2nd Dan – £80
Re-take (Kata or Kumite only): 1st Dan – £60, 2nd Dan – £65
The above fees include a KUGB Dan-grade certificate and registration for successful candidates. Certificates will be sent by post. Fees can be paid online when registering, or via online banking to the KUGB bank account (please email email@example.com for details).
Those who fail a Dan-grading must wait a minimum of three months before a re-take, except when the Examiner specifically states otherwise. In such cases, the required period will be noted on the candidate’s grading form, and this must be retained by the candidate and produced at the re-take.
This course is not just for people taking their dan grade. Karateka of 3rd Kyu and above should be attending.