Gradings

KUGB grading rules require a minimum of three months between kyu gradings and a training frequency of at least twice per week on average. The club normally holds 4 grading sessions each year.

2022 Grading Dates:

  • Sunday 20th March
  • June TBC
  • September TBC
  • December TBC

Gradings usually take place at Keyworth Leisure Centre and are preceded by a 1 hr training session for all.

The club’s external grading examiner is former world champion Sensei Frank Brennan 8th Dan, the chairman of the KUGB. Read his profile on the link below:

https://kugb.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=47&Itemid=192