Grading

 

Grading at Asoryu Aikido Club

 

 

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When preparing for Aikido grading please note the following:

  • Please ensure you have the required number of training days prior to applying for a grading examination
  • Grading Application Forms should be completed and grading fees should be paid the week prior to your grading examination
  • Aikido courses attended and work undertaken for the Club's benefit can be taken into consideration as training days towards your next grading examination
  • Minimum age for 1st Dan (Shodan) is 18 years
  • Grading examinations will be taken at the Dojo where you normally train
  • As a general rule, grading examination partners (uke) should be of the same grade or a higher grade

 

Kyu Grading

 

 

 

Grading, Required Training & Contributions are as Follows:

No:

Grades and Belts

Required Training

Contribution

1.

8th Kyu

Yellow

20-25 days

£10

2.

7th Kyu

Orange

25-30 days training since previous Kyu grading

£10

3.

6th Kyu

Green

30-35 days training since previous Kyu grading

£15

4.

5th Kyu

Blue

35-40 days training since previous Kyu grading

£15

5.

4th Kyu

Purple and White

40-45 days training since previous Kyu grading

£20

6.

3rd Kyu

Purple

45-50 days training since previous Kyu grading

£20

7.

2nd Kyu

Brown and White w. Hakama

50-55 days training since previous Kyu grading

£30

8.

1st Kyu

Brown w. Hakama

60 days training since

previous Kyu grading

£30

Dan Grading

 

 

 

Grading, Required Training & Contributions are as follows:

 

No:

Grades and Belts

Required Training

Contribution

1.

1st Dan Black

1 Red Strip

w. Hakama

70 days training since

1st Kyu grading

£75

2.

2nd Dan Black

2 Red Strips

w. Hakama

Minimum 1- 2 years

or

80 - 100 days training

since 1st Dan

£100

3.

3rd Dan Black

3 Red Strips

w. Hakama

Minimum 2 years

or

100 - 120 days training

since 2nd Dan

£125

4.

4th Dan Black

4 Red Strips

w. Hakama

Minimum 3 years

or

150 - 200 days training

since 3rd Dan

£150

Grading for 5th Dan and above are awarded grades and are dependent upon the Aikidoka candidate’s commitment to Aikido, the Club, the Membership and our affiliates. Such Grades will be awarded by the Club’s senior officers and its Affiliate Association

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Special Notices

 

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Weekly Training Schedule

 

Saturday

5:30 - 7:30pm

Lighthouse Centre

10 Linden Road

Birkby

Huddersfield HD2 2TP