Published On : Wed, Jun 21st, 2017

Sneha Nandanwar, Siddhant Shende get Brown Belt in Karate


Nagpur: MITSUYA-KAI Hayashi-ha Shito-Ryu Karate-Do India conducted Karate Belt Gradation Exam at Divisional Sports Complex Stadium, Mankapur, recently under the supervision of Shihan Zakir S. Khan and assisted by Sempai Sarvesh Gaidhane, Sempai Aayush Tipre, Sempai Ms Sakshi Fulzele, Sempai Yash Kohale and Sempai Aryan Mishra.

An important step in the study of Karate is testing for your next belt. The successful completion of each test brings the students one step closer to becoming a black belt and students must demonstrate knowledge of certain skills before testing for the next level. Karate is divided into two main grades or ranks which are called “Dan” and “Kyu” grades.

The following students bagged the honour of Belts:

Brown Belt 2nd Kyu

Sneha Nandanwar, Siddhant Shende

Brown Belt 1 3rd Kyu

Tanishk Gupta

4th Kyu – Green Belt

Yash Sonule

6th Kyu – Blue Belt

Dhani Paryani
Atharv Ingle

7th Kyu – Orange Belt

Shardul Bhagwatkar
Shreyash Chimote
Namish Sahani
Angel Anbhore
Saksham Fulzele
Vaibhav Bhambhani
Maan Kukreja


8th Kyu – Yellow Belt

Sallome Alexander, Labiba U.Khan, Chaitanya Luthra, Sanskriti Sontakke, Allen Patrick, Nabila Hussain, Madhura Bhombe, Tarul Barve, Mitansh Nandanwar, Sankalp Pathekar, Atreya Dharmale, Shoneeta Rao, Anahita Kapoor, Dilaash, and Praful Bansi.

The successful students were presented with the Belt at the hands of Shihan Zakir S Khan who is Black Belt 7th Dan Karate-do and AKF Judge, India Chief Technical Director
MITSUYA-KAI Hayashi-ha Shito-Ryu Karate-Do India, Maharashtra Police Karate Coach, and President, Karate-Do Association of Nagpur District.