The ESKA May Dan Grading took place on Saturday 14th May at the Little Staughton Hombu in Bedfordshire.

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The long awaited 2021 ESKA Dan Grading finally took place on Saturday 13th November at the usual venue in Little Staughton.

This year, we had 19 students grading for Inter-Dan, Shodan, Nidan and Sandan. One of the busiest Dan gradings in recent times, and without doubt, one of the most successful. By the end of the day, 19 students attempted their Dan Grades, and 19 students passed. Terrific result.

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On Sunday 6th December we held our Winter 2020 Dan grading. This was our first Dan grading since 2019 due to COVID and the May grading being cancelled. The grading was also held in the Knebworth club dojo hall.

It gives me great pleasure to be able to share the results below.

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On Saturday 16th November we held our Winter 2019 Dan grading. As usual it was held at Little Staughton Village Hall.

It gives me great pleasure to be able to share the results below.

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On Saturday 11th May we held our Summer 2019 Dan grading. As usual it was held at Little Staughton Village Hall.

It gives me great pleasure to be able to share the results below.

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On Sunday 24th all the ESKA students that were ready to grade gathered at the Stevenage Lifestyles Hall in Stevenage to attempt their next Kyu grading.

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On Saturday 17th November we held our Winter 2018 Dan grading. As usual it was held at Little Staughton Village Hall.

It gives me great pleasure to be able to share the results below.

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Last night (Thursday 1st November), all students that are aiming to attempt their Dan grading on Saturday 17th November, took their Jiyu Kumite portion of the exam.

With such a large number of students aiming to grade in a few weeks, the whole lesson was devoted to this!!!

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On Saturday 12th May we held our Summer and first in 2018 Dan grading. As usual it was held at Little Staughton Village Hall.

It gives me great pleasure to be able to share the results below.

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With May’s Dan Grading fast approaching, its time to share details of the Pre Dan Grading Course.

Everyone who intends on grading in May MUST attend this course to be eligible to grade.

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