Gashuku’s

GASHUKU – GRADING DAY

There are 4 Gashuku Grading Days per year. (One per each School Term.)

For this Year 2019 they are:

09 March               –   Brakpan Indoor Sport Centre
08 June                  –   Brakpan Indoor Sport Centre
14 September      –   Brakpan Indoor Sport Centre
23 Novembe        –   Brakpan Indoor Sport Centre

VENUE: 
Brakpan Indoor Sports Centre.
C/o Elliot & Escombe Street, Brakpan.
Opposite Brakpan Dam (Municipal Buildings)

Registration = 09h00 – 09h30.
Training = 09h30 to 12h30 – Lunch = 12h30 to 13h00.
EXAM starts 13h00.

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DIRECTIONS TO – BRAKPAN INDOOR CENTRE

From  ROODEPOORT / WESTRAND – to EASTRAND
Get on N1 CEMENT High Way East,
Then take the N3-SOUTH (Eastern Bypass) 
towards GERMISTON.
At GilloolFarm Intersection go left on to the N 21 EAST towards – BENONI / WITBANK.
At the next Junction KEEP RIGHT on the N12 BENONI / WITBANK Higway.  Exit at  SNAKE ROAD off-ramp (BENONI).
Turn Right into Snake Road.
Drive in Snake Road from the N12 (In direction of Carnival City Casino) until the 3rd Traffic Light in SNAKE ROAD.
Turn LEFT into MAIN REEF Road toward BRAKPAN.
Continue on this road for app. 8KM until the first Trafic Circle where Brakpan begin, then take Left exit from circle into ELLIOT Street.
Continue down Elliot Street passing the Brakpan Dam on your Left.
The Sport Centre is on your Right – app. 2 Km from circle. (corner Elliot & Escombe str) right opposite the Brakpan Municipal Buildings.

FROM KEMPTON PARK
Take R21 past Airport to Boksburg East Rand Mall.
Just before Mall Exit onto N12 for Benoni / Emalahleni.(Witbank).
Drive towards Benoni.
Exit at Snake Avenue. (Benoni) Turn Right onto Snake Road
Drive in Snake Road from the N12 (In direction of Carnival City Casino) until the 3rd Traffic Light in SNAKE ROAD.
Turn LEFT into MAIN REEF Road toward BRAKPAN.
Continue on this road for app. 8KM until the first Trafic Circle where Brakpan begin, then take Left exit from circle into ELLIOT Street.
Continue down Elliot Street passing the Brakpan Dam on your Left.
The Sport Centre is on your Right – app. 2 Km from circle. (corner Elliot & Escombe str) right opposite the Brakpan Municipal Buildings.

INFO

Gashuku’s are Intensive Training Camp’s for Grading (Exam) purposes.
All our Gashuku – Gradings / Exams are done at selected Venue’s per Province.
Grading is as per the Japanese requirement. 5 Hours of Training – then Exam.

Gradings are done in front of a panel of Senior Shihankai members.
No Grading is done in a Dojo. Only Gradings at a Gashuku is recognised.

Your Sensei will issue you with a Gashuku Exam paper which you must complete and return to your Sensei prior to the Exam day.

Note:  
1. You must have the required MINIMUM STAMPS in your Grading Log.
     You will not be able to Grade if your Minimum Stamps are not met.
You get One Stamp per Lesson attended.
Special Saturday Classes = 2 Stamps (2 Hour Lesson)
Championship Attendance = 2 Stamps.

2. You must be Registered for the current Year with an Registration Stamp in your Tenshinkan Registration Book.