Belt System – Ashihara Karate International – Kaicho Hoosain Narker Sabaki Fighting Karate
|Grade Belt Seniors Juniors|
(Under 12) 10th Kyu White Beginners grade Beginners grade 9th Kyu White One Blue Stripe 8th Kyu Blue 7th Kyu Blue One Yellow Stripe Two Yellow Stripes 6th Kyu Yellow 5th Kyu Yellow One Green Stripe Two Green Stripes 4th Kyu Green 3rd Kyu Green One Brown Stripe Two Brown Stripes 2nd Kyu Brown 1st Kyu Brown One Black Stripe Two Black Stripes Shodan Ho Black Shodan Black One Gold Bar Nidan Ho Black Nidan Black Two Gold Bars Sandan Ho Black Sandan Black Three Gold Bars Yondan Black Four Gold Bars Godan Black Five Gold Bars Rokudan Black Six Gold Bars Nana dan Black Seven Gold Bars Please Note. The minimum age to get a Shodan Black Belt is 12 Years. The minimum age to get a Nidan Black Belt is 15 Years Ho grades are probationary grades.