You can see the Grading Syllabus Here

We Normally hold a big all club Grading three times a year - in March, June and December.  We also hold a smaller Grading in September aimed at those who have trained during the summer.  Your Sensei will have information about Grading and will advise you if you are ready to Grade and for which kyu.

Our Next Grading will take place on

Saturday and Sunday 23rd and 24th of March 2024

 

Saturday 23rd March in CLONDALKIN LEISURE CENTRE - Tower Road, Dublin 22   D22 E283

Grading on Saturday for ALL adults (any grade attempt) and any Children attempting Purple Belt 5th kyu and above.

 

Sunday 24th March in TALLAGHT LEISURE CENTRE - Fortunestown Way, Dublin 24   D24 KX38

Grading on Sunday for Children attempting stripes on a white belt to Orange belt (in the morning) and Red to Green (8th to 6th kyu) belts (in the afternoon).

Grading for white belt stripes is €14, all other kyu grades €20.  Please register below.

 

TRAINING ON SATURDAY

10am-12pm & 12.30-2pm

HDKI Ireland Training - with Paolo Bullafio 9th Dan*   (Book here for the full course including Sunday Morning)

Training on Saturday 10am to 12pm aimed at High Grades,
training from 12.30pm will facilitate those grading in the afternoon too.

Adults: €35 both sessions; €25 first session only; €20 second session only
Children (16yo and under): €25 both sessions; €20 first session only; €15 second session only

Pay On The Door Please

 

TRAINING ON SUNDAY

10am-11am - for all children with white belts going for stripes or Orange belts

1pm-2pm - for all children attempting Red, Yellow or Green belts

Training: €12 - pay on the door please

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Grading Registrations CLOSE on Tuesday 19th March at 12pm (noon) - please remember Monday 18th is a Bank Holiday!


Absolutely NO GRADING Registrations on the day.
Please Do Not arrive on the day expecting to be Graded without registration as to refuse could offend.

Please HAND IN YOUR HDKI LICENCE BOOK TO YOUR SENSEI on/before Tuesday the 19th of March.  If you haven't registered for a license yet you can do so here.  Please check your license is Valid (expiration date is usually one year after the last date in the Annual Fees section near the back of the book before Notes on page 36) and if you need to renew you can do so when registering for grading on this form (see below).

You can contact Susannah at secretary@hombudojokarate.com or call 085 1412828

Register Here

Grading Checklist

a) Register For Grading

b) Hand in your HDKI Licence (check valid, renew if required) before the deadline

OR

b) Register for a New HDKI Licence

c) Prepare your White Karate Dogi (suit), wear no accessories.

d) Arrive in good time on the right day in Tallaght Leisure Centre.