The March 2022 Tiny Tiger, Junior and Adult Grading dates have now been confirmed as Saturday 12th March, Sunday 13th March, Saturday 19th March and Sunday 20th March 2022.

Please remember pre-booking is required for ALL Gradings.

Booking Deadlines:

Saturday 12th March & Sunday 13th March:
Booking Deadline 11:30pm Wednesday 9th March 2022

Saturday 19th March & Sunday 20th March:
Booking Deadline 11:30pm Wednesday 16th March 2022

Grading Criteria

Tiny Tigers

White to Red T Shirt – 10 Lessons (No minimum time period)
Red to Orange T Shirt – 12 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Orange to Yellow T Shirt – 12 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Yellow to Green T Shirt – 12 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Green to Purple T Shirt – 12 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Purple to Brown T Shirt – 12 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Brown to Black T Shirt – 24 Lessons including a minimum of 7 Junior lessons (3 month minimum time period)

Junior / Adult Karate 

White to Red Belt – 10 Lessons (No minimum time period)
Red to Orange Belt – 12 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Orange to Yellow Belt – 16 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Yellow to Green Belt – 16 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Green to Purple Belt – 24 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Purple to Purple and White Belt – 24 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Purple and White to Brown Belt – 24 Lessons (3 month minimum time period)
Brown to Brown and White Belt – 48 Lessons (6 month minimum time period)
Brown and White to Brown and Double White Belt – 48 Lessons (6 month minimum time period)

Full grading details including all syllabuses can be found on the ESKA website HERE

Please ensure you will reach the minimum grading requirements. Remember, you can visit the ESKA Members Area to check previous grading dates and how many lessons you have attended.

There is not a requirement to have your Kihon, Kata or Kumite elements signed off on your training card for this grading. Your instructor will advise if they feel you are eligible to grade. Each lesson you attend is recorded electronically after each class.

Please click on the button below for the grading slot you would like to book.

Tiny Tiger Gradings
Saturday 12th – 1.00pm – 2.30pm – White & Red T-Shirts (Physical)
Saturday 12th – 2.45pm – 4.00pm – Orange & Yellow T-Shirts (Physical)
Saturday 12th – 4.15pm – 5.30pm – Green, Purple & Brown T-Shirts (Physical)
Sunday 13th – 2.45pm – 4.15pm – All T-Shirts (Online)
Junior & Adult Gradings
Sunday 13th – 1.00pm – 2.30pm – All Grades (Online)
Sunday 13th – 1.00pm – 2.30pm – White Belts (Physical)
Sunday 13th – 2.45pm – 4.15pm – Red & Orange Belts (Physical)
Saturday 19th – 9.00am – 10.30am – White Belts (Physical)
Saturday 19th – 10.45am – 12.15pm – Red & Orange Belts (Physical)
Saturday 19th – 12.30pm – 2.00pm – Yellow & Green Belts (Physical)
Saturday 19th – 2.15pm – 3.45pm – Purple and Purple & White Belts (Physical)
Saturday 19th – 4.00pm – 5.30pm – Brown and Brown & White Belts (Physical)
Sunday 20th – 9.00am – 10.30am – White Belts (Physical)
Sunday 20th – 10.45am – 12.15pm – Red & Orange Belts (Physical)
Sunday 20th – 12.30pm – 2.00pm – Yellow & Green Belts (Physical)
Sunday 20th – 2.15pm – 3.45pm – Purple and Purple & White Belts (Physical)
Sunday 20th – 4.00pm – 5.30pm – Brown and Brown & White Belts (Physical)
Private Gradings
We will once again be offering private gradings via Zoom & in person at The Dojo Norwich from Saturday 5th March until Thursday 31st March, subject to availability.

For private gradings the combined cost of the grading fee and the Personal Tuition Session will be payable.

To book your Private grading, please email [email protected]

Class Closures
Saturday 19th March & Sunday 20th March ALL Dojo classes will be cancelled due to the Gradings. All other venues will continue as normal.

You can view the entire ESKA timetable to book your class HERE