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#269236 - 07/04/06 01:50 PM brown belt
Crash Offline
Buckle up!

Registered: 08/17/04
Posts: 627
Loc: Ontario, Canada
I just got my brown belt a week ago. I wasn't expecting it or anything, Sensi came out in front of the class and presented it to me. Later I was helping out my other Sensi with his house renovations (drywall and stuff) he told me they had talked and decided I was ready. It's going to be a good year or two before my black belt grading though. I'm a bit overwhelmed and excited at the same time.
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#269237 - 07/04/06 02:33 PM Re: brown belt [Re: Crash]
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Keep up the good work!

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#269238 - 07/04/06 03:34 PM Re: brown belt [Re: Crash]
Ives Offline
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Congratulations! Good work!
(I'll be testing for my brown belt at the end of the year. Hopefully I'm up to it by then aswell)
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#269239 - 07/04/06 04:37 PM Re: brown belt [Re: Ives]
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Buckle up!

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Thanks

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#269240 - 07/04/06 06:14 PM Re: brown belt [Re: Crash]
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Congrats man!!

i to just got my brown belt 2 weeks ago, i went from green belt and skiped both levles of purple and right to brown. blew my mind, but they tell me it's a good thing.

i have about the same ammount of time till my shodan test as well, but when it happens i'll pray for you and you pray for me??

congrats again
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#269241 - 07/04/06 06:19 PM Re: brown belt [Re: student_of_life]
still wadowoman Offline
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Congratulations Crash - now the hard work really begins
Sharon
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#269242 - 07/04/06 07:44 PM Re: brown belt [Re: Crash]
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congratulations Crash, or if you were in my dojo Sempai !

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#269243 - 07/04/06 09:01 PM Re: brown belt [Re: still wadowoman]
Crash Offline
Buckle up!

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Congratulations Crash - now the hard work really begins
Sharon




Thanks Sharon! my sensi said the same thing when he gave it to me!

also thanks to everyone else
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#269244 - 07/04/06 09:12 PM Re: brown belt [Re: Crash]
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Heads up - they say that after every bloody belt...........
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#269245 - 07/05/06 05:01 AM Re: brown belt [Re: Crash]
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Crash

I am so happy for you getting you Brown belt, I presume this is your 1st Kyu grade, May I say don't see it as nearing the end, see it as nearing the start.

Too many Brown belts stay at this grade and never go to Shodan or they leave before ever getting near it. I can tell by you message you are someone like myself who sees the journey infront of you.

Remember

Karate is like hot water. If you do not give heat constantly it will again become cold.

Well Done

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