SEMINAR/GRADING APPLICATION

FOR THE NEW GENERATION OF PROFESSIONAL MARTIAL ARTISTS

Catering for: japanese, Chinese, Korean & Western Freestyle Martial Arts

THE WEEKEND INCLUDES: Freestyle & Kickboxing Syllabus up to Blackbelt level, Street Defence Drills, New Knife Defence, Full-Contact Techniques & Training Routines, Pressure Points, Releases, Semi-Contact Training Routines, Weapon Training, Padwork, Security/Bodyguard Control & Restraints, Block & Evasion Techniques.

Richards first competition was in March of 1978 and during his 20 years of competition he travelled the world picking up vast knowledge for the ring and also for street self defence. Richard has been a doorman for 40 years and worked in some of Britains roughest nightclubs. This knowledge can now be shared with you in his special seminar. Richard has developed his own system called HOP KUIN DO, a special freestyle syllabus with proven results. THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO LEARN EVEN MORE!

GRADING INFORMATION - OPEN TO ALL WUMA CLUBS

YOU DO NOT HAVE TO GRADE TO PARTAKE IN THE SEMINAR

VENUE:

Kings Dojang Martial Arts Academy, Unit 5, Hanham business park, BS15 3JE, Bristol, United Kingdom

TIMES

11:00am - 4:00pm Saturday (Seminar)

11:00am - 4:00pm Sunday (Seminar)

11:00am - 7:00pm Sunday (Blackbelt Grading)

If you are taking White, Yellow, OrangeGreen or Blue Belt you will only be grading on Saturday. However you may still attend the Sunday Seminar if you wish. 

 

If taking Purple, Brown or Black belt you must complete both Saturday & Sunday. 

 

If you wish to attend the Seminar without grading you are welcome. 

You do not have to be grading to attend the Seminar and this is open to all grades!

All Applicants must have a valid WUMA Licence, if you need to apply for a WUMA Licence get on from your instructor or CLICK HERE!

SEMINAR COST 

(If grading this is to be added to the grading cost)

£30 - Adult one day

£50 - Adult for 2 days 

 

£20 - Under 16yrs for one day

£35 - Under 16yrs for 2 days

GRADING COST

COLOURED BELTS

£25 - White Belt

£25 - Yellow Belt

£25 - Orange Belt

£30 - Green Belt

£35 - Blue Belt

£40 - Purple Belt

£45 - 1st Brown  Belt 

£45 - 2nd Brown Belt

£45 - 3rd Brown Belt

DAN/DEGREE GRADES 

(Price includes Gold Embossed A3 Certificate)

£79 - 1st Dan/Degree Blackbelt 

£89 - 2nd Dan/Degree Blackbelt

£99 - 3rd Dan/Degree Blackbelt 

THERE ARE NO SPECTATORS ALLOWED ON THE DAY. INSTRUCTORS MUST PAY FOR THE COURSE SHOULD THEY WISH TO ATTEND DURING EITHER DAYS.

HOWEVER WE WELCOME ALL INSTRUCTORS & BLACK BELTS WHO HAVE PREVIOUSLY GRADED THOUGH US TO THE LAST 3 HOURS OF THE BLACKBELT GRADING 4-7PM TO SUPPORT THE CANDIDATES FOR FREE.

RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR PARTICIPANTS TAKING THEIR COLOURED BELT GRADING

1 - Participants must have abided by the student codes & shown correct attitude.

2 - Participants grading must complete the Seminar (Blue Belt and below minimum 1 day - Purple and above compulsory 2 days)

3 - Participants must bring their own sparring & protective equipment.

4 - Participants must wear the full protective equipment including headguards while sparing.

5 - All styles of Martial Arts will be marked on 'controlled' sparring.

6 - Participants must be dressed in their clean & ironed club uniform.

7 - Only Martial Arts clothing is acceptible, dress code influences your grading marks.

8 - HQ will assess your syllabus plus mixed freestyle techniques, padwork and shadow boxing.

9 - No spectators during the seminar or the grading.

10 - The grading results will be forwarded to your instructor.

11 - As a last test of will power & personal discipline do not phone WUMA HQ or your instructor to ask for results.

12 - All Applicants must have a valid WUMA Licence, if you need to apply for a WUMA Licence get on from your instructor or CLICK HERE!

 

Please note: We will not test participants on techniques they have never learnt. The grading commands will be given in the english language. When failing a grading there is no charge to re-grade.

RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR PARTICIPANTS TAKING THEIR DAN/DEGREE GRADES
 

1 - Minimum training time: 1st Dan = 3 years, 2nd Dan = 2 years since last grading, 3rd Dan = 3 years since last grading.

2 - Participants must have abided by the student codes & shown correct attitude.

3 - Participants grading must complete the Blackbelt Seminar (2 Days)

4 - Participants must bring their own sparring & protective equipment.

5 - Participants must wear the full protective equipment including headguards while sparring.

6 - All styles of Martial Arts will be marked on 'controlled' sparring.

7 - Participants must be dressed in their clean & ironed club uniform.

8 - Only Martial Arts clothing is acceptable, dress code influences your grading marks.

9 - All participants must show at least 2 weapon & 2 empty-hand defences.

10 - HQ will assess your syllabus plus mixed freestyle techniques, padwork and shadow boxing.

11 - Traditional Arts will need to perform 3 katas, forms or patterns.

12 - No spectators during the seminar or the grading.

13 - The grading results will be forwarded to you by recorded mail within a few weeks.

14 - As a last test of will power & personal discipline do not phone WUMA HQ or your instructor to ask for results.

15 - All Applicants must have a valid WUMA Licence, if you need to apply for a WUMA Licence get on from your instructor or CLICK HERE!

 

Please note: We will not test participants on techniques they have never learnt. The grading commands will be given in the english language. When failing a grading there is no charge to re-grade.

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