Grading September 2021

Above – Zahran (yellow stripe belt) and Isaac (yellow belt)

Congratulations to everyone who graded on Sunday and were awarded their new badges and belts! Please note that students are not guaranteed to pass their badges. We expect to see consistent attendance to classes, attention in lessons and effort, especially on badge day itself. If a student puts extra effort in, they can be awarded two badges.

Advanced Class

  • Christopher – jodan uke sanbon kumite 2 (head block combination 2)
  • Ti – jodan uke sanbon kumite 2 (head block combination 2)
  • Isaac – Pinan Nidan kata
  • Zahran – Shuto Uke (knife hand block)
  • Ollie – gyakazuki (reverse punch)
  • Rayyan – gyakazuki (reverse punch)
  • Aadya – uraken (back fist strike)
  • Jonas – uraken (back fist strike)
Advanced Power Dragons

Isaac demonstrates the first kata – Pinan Nidan – as part of his grading for yellow belt.

Christopher and Ti demonstrating their Three Step Kumite (Jodan Uke Nihonme)

Beginner Class

  • Ahmed – gedan barai (lower block)
  • Louie – gedan barai (lower block)
  • Johnny – junzuki (front punch)
  • Fabian – jodan uke (head block)
  • Yohann – gedan barai (lower block)
  • Patryk- gedan barai (lower block)
  • Ben – gedan barai (lower block)
  • Daniel McLoughlin – junzuki (front punch)
  • Ayden – Jodan uke (head block)
Beginner Class

Special congratulations to Isaac all who has now earned 24 badges and was awarded his yellow belt. Congratulations also to Zahran who has earned 18 badges and was awarded his yellow stripe belt!