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
4th Kyu – Green Belt
6th Kyu – Blue Belt
7th Kyu – Orange Belt
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.