Next 1st kyu - 3rd dan grading - Sunday 29 March
photo Matti Sedholm
Below are the details for the next grading for 1st kyu – 3rd Dan. I have published the exam questions for 1 - 3 dan even though no-one from Nanseikan will be requiring them, because they usually do not change.
Gradings: 1st kyu – 3rd Dan
Date: Sunday 29th March 2009
Time: Registration commences at 1:00 pm.
Location: Kenshikan Dojo – Rosslyn St West Melbourne
Please answer both questions.
Mark your paper with your name and the grade you are challenging.
1. What do you want to learn from training in Kendo.
2. Explain Maai.
1. Explain why etiquette is important to Kendo.
2. Explain the opportunity for Datotsu.
1. Explain why it is important to do Kendo Kata.2. Explain why it is necessary to do Kiri-kaeshi.