Location: The Small Gym. Clifton College Sports Centre. Gutherie Rd. Clifton.Bristol BS8 3EZ
Grading with the BKMA
Gradings should not be undertaken lightly. BKMA Gradings are highly physical and require preparation to pass. Candidates should be familiar with all techniques to be tested and able to perform those techniques under pressure.
Candidates must have their Instructors consent to grade.
Candidates must wear appropriate BKMA T shirts
Candidates must have trained twice weekly for at least 4 months between grades P1-P3
Candidates must have trained twice weekly for at least 8 months between grades P4-P9
All candidates will need:
Food and Fluids for up to 5 hours high-intensity training.
Candidates grading at P.3 and above will require
Candidates are required to have the following safety equipment at P.3 or above.
We require all candidates have:
1. Boxing Gloves (12 oz or more)
2. Gum Shield
3. Groin Guard (both genders)
4.Heavy duty shin and instep protectors
We recommend the following:
The Association CAN NOT GRADE candidates without appropriate safety equipment.