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 10th of September from 12pm (approx)


in Terenure Sports Club - 54 Terenure Rd N, Terenure, Dublin 6W, D6W XY13

There is on site paid parking (APCOA carpark).  There is also a pay and display carpark up the road a little in Terenure Village.

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

TRAINING  with Julie Nicholson On Saturday:  10.30 am to 12pm prior to grading,

and 2pm to 4pm High Grade training Please see HDKI Ireland for more and to register for the high grade training

Training Costs:

10.30am to 12pm - €12 children, €15 adults

2pm to 4pm - €15 children, €20 adults  (€5 discount if doing both)

PAY ON THE DOOR - Preferably cash for speed.

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


Please HAND IN YOUR HDKI LICENCE BOOK TO YOUR SENSEI on/before the 7th of September (Wednesday).  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) and if you need to renew you can do so now on this form. NOTE YOU CAN RENEW WHEN YOU REGISTER FOR GRADING ON THIS FORM (below)

You can contact Susannah at or call 085 1412828