December 2019 Kung Fu Grading


The final Kung Fu grading of 2019 is upon us. Everyone should be practicing hard every day to ensure they succeed in their respective examinations.

The Kung Fu grading’s assess students on their curriculum material. How well they do will determine whether they are ready to be promoted to the next rank level. The grading requires thorough understanding of the techniques and their application .

Grading’s include punching and kicking techniques, paired sequences that test one’s ability to react to an enemy attack, board breaking, sparring sessions and the traditional sequence of moves known as Taolu. Students are assessed on each criteria for their grading examinations.  


You must be registered and have a full Gi before participating in the grading. Your instructor will issue you a grading form if you pass the mock grading. classes.  

Details for the December Kung Fu grading are as follows:

When: Friday 06 December 2019 from 5.30 – 8.30 pm.

Where: 38 Kipling Street, Roslyn, Palmerston North – in the Roslyn School Hall.

Dress: Full traditional uniform (Kung Fu Gi and belt).

What to do: Show up at your allotted time and take the correct exam applicable to your rank. Make sure you have sparring gear (where applicable).

How: Practice your grading material, show us your stuff, get a grading form, return it to us complete.

Excluding black belt grades, there are 20 rank levels in the Kung Fu Academy NZ. This requires a minimum of five years training to achieve the rank of black belt. Our curriculum challenges students in physical, mental and spiritual aspects. It requires great dedication, discipline and concentration to succeed.