Gradings September 2021


Gradings September 2021

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Gradings September 2021

When are they?

Its been a long wait but we are excited to finally announce the next instalment of the clubs grading dates for September 2021 for both children and adults.

Grading dates can now be found in the company calendar section of our app where you book your classes. All gradings are titled gradings and highlighted in green. Please book the the belt you are grading for using one credit and pay using this link. Full details below.

Before you Grade

Please arrive 15 minutes before your grading is due to start. Please ensure you are familiar with the requirements for the belt you are grading for by reading the club syllabus given to you when joining the club, if you are in doubt speak with an instructor.

If this is your first time grading you must ensure you have returned your club enrolment forms and have a valid club licence and grading record.

If you pass your grading you will be provided with feedback at the end of the grading. If you fail your grading you will be eligible to grade free of charge next time.

Booking & Payment

To keep in line with the clubs COVID-19 procedures and government restrictions all gradings will need to be booked in advance.

Please click here to pay for your grading. Upon payment please book into your chosen grading via the our calendar as normal.

Please remember, currently we have a maximum of 15 spaces per grading - please book early to avoid disappointment.

*All prices include VAT, certificates and belt/embroidery (at 1st dan black belt)

Black Belt Dan Gradings

Members grading for Black Belt 1st Dan and above will be emailed individually with details of their grading, separate arrangements will be made to the quarterly club gradings. If you pass certification and deluxe black belt with personalised embroidery is awarded for Black Belt 1st Dan. Certification and additional Dan bar embroidery of existing deluxe black belt is awarded for Black Belt 2nd Dan and above. Please note members gradings for Black Belt 1st Dan and above are required to pay for their gradings 2 weeks before their practical assessment.

We encourage existing club members not grading to come down and show their support. We need members of at least 1 years experience help out, train and spar. Participants are welcome to get involved in any part of the day and take it at their own pace however fighters will be needed so full sparring kit is required. Participants are required to pay a £7.50 booking fee directly to the club in advance - this is to secure you attendance on the day and ensures we get the numbers in. This is none refundable but you will receive a grenade bar, energy drink/water and a protein shake on the day (or equivalent). The next scheduled Black Belt grading is TBC.

Not Grading?

Members not grading are welcome to attend our classes as normal however should numbers in the class restrict a member from grading, you will be contacted and asked to chose a different lesson that week.

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