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
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 085 1412828
a) Register For Grading
b) Hand in your HDKI Licence (check valid, renew if required) before the deadline
c) Prepare your White Karate Dogi (suit), wear no accessories.
d) Arrive in good time on the right day in Tallaght Leisure Centre.