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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Can I join without prior Karate/ martial arts experience?


Yes you can! Find out more under the Dojo page. For most classes, you do not need prior Karate/ martial arts/ sports experience to join. Our classes are designed to be easy to follow even for beginners and there are often seniors around to help assist students in the class.




Do I need to buy a set of Gi when I join?


We do not require a Gi to be purchased when a student first join as we understand that it is an investment. Students are welcome to join a few weeks of class to decide if they are keen to join the club and to attend trainings regularly. If they are going to continue, getting a set of Gi is required for formality of training and gradings.




How does gradings work and how many are there a year?


A grading is a Karate examination for a Karateka to move up the belt ranks. The items that needs to be perform will follow the IKGA syllabus. These involves the performance of specific katas and kihon, with additional kumite matches from green belt and above. Grading takes place around twice to thrice a year depending on conditions. Eligibility is assessed through the recommendation of the Dojo's Sensei.




What is the minimum age requirement to join the class?


For all classes, the minimum age requirement is 6 years old for optimal learning and to ensure the child's safety.




How do I sign up?


For community centre (CC) dojos, sign up directly at the CC counter or onePA website https://www.onepa.gov.sg/. For other dojos, do drop us an email or form and we will be in contact with you shortly.




Is it compulsory to compete in competitions?


No, it is not compulsory to compete in competitions. However, students who would like and are willing to compete will be encouraged and supported along their journey.





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