2 DAN (Nidan)

  • All promotion requirements for 1st Dan must be met.
  • A minimum of two years must have passed since 1st Dan acquisition.
  • Candidate must be at least 12 years old at the time of Grading.
  • Candidate must be able to perform the following Kata: Garyu, Seienchin, Naifanchin-Nidan, and one Bo-jutsu kata(Oshiro no Kon ,
    Shushi no kon,Ryubi no Kon)
  • Candidate must be able to instruct all Kata-bunkai of up to all 1st Dan Kata.
    Candidate must be able to break 2 regulation boards with 4 techniques standard in tournament tameshiwari (seiken, shuto, enpi and sokuto).
  • Candidate must demonstrate excellent skill in Kumite. (20-man Kumite or equivalent must be held at Grading)​.
  • Candidate must have excellent ability to teach and must possess the personality of a teacher.
  • Candidate must be sure to fulfill other requirements specific to their branch, such as participation in seminars, camps and tournaments.