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2020 Free Black & Brown Belt Course & Dan Grading - Central
Contact 01246 345 555

Sunday, 16th February, 2020


INSTRUCTORS : Sensei Andy Sherry (9th 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



All those training and grading must bring their current KUGB licence.
Those grading must bring a completed official permission form, signed by their Instructor, and a recent passport-size photograph.
Forms etc 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.


1st Dan - £70, 2nd Dan - £80
Re-take (Kata or Kumite only): 1st Dan - £60, 2nd Dan - £65

Cheques are payable to KUGB

The above fees include a KUGB Dan-grade certificate and registration for successful candidates. Certificates will be sent by post.

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 candidates grading form, and this must be retained by the candidate and produced at the re-take.


You can find both documents by following this link

The first Black & Brown Belt Course and Dan Grading takes place in Chesterfield on Sunday with Sensei Sherry and Sensei Brennan.

This course is not just for people grading and Karateka 3rd Kyu and above should be attending.

If you are grading, feel free to download your Grading Form and Permission Slip from the KUGB website beforehand to save you stress on the day.

Please remember that your KUGB licence must be up to date and your must have a passport sized photo. Forms should be given in before the Brown Belt class.

Location Queen's Park Sports Centre, Boythorpe Road, Chesterfield S40 2ND