All - Winter Promotions are coming up. CJBBA is authorized to promote individuals from the rank of Ikkyu (first degree brown belt) to Godan (fifth degree black belt).
Candidates will be informed shortly if they are on the list. Please see below for details regarding promotion procedures.
CJBBA PROMOTION PROCEDURES
Applications are due two weeks BEFORE the promotion board meeting. This will give the chairman time to review all applications, make sure all needed information is on the application and that membership requirements are met. Late applications will NOT be accepted. We give two tests a year, so there will be
The CJBBA Promotion Board will meet to review all completed applications to determine if the candidate meets all the requirements for their rank promotion and if the candidate is eligible to test.
Three CJBBA Promotion Clinics will be held prior to the Promotion Exam so that candidates can start working on their requirements early. If a candidate fails a test, or does not show up for a test, he/she must resubmit a new application for the next CJBBA Promotion. There will be no exceptions to this format.
The following schedule is for the 2019 CJBBA Winter Promotions:
Applications due: Nov 25, 2019 - Monday
Promotion Board meeting: Dec 11, 2019 – Wednesday 7:00pm
Promotion Clinic dates: Dec 18, 2019 - Wednesday 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Jan 8, 2020 - Wednesday 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Jan 15, 2020 – Wednesday 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Promotion Exam date: Jan 18, 2020 – Saturday 5:30pm
All events to take place at Tohkon Judo Academy, 4427 N. Clark, Chicago, IL
Candidates must wear a WHITE gi to the Promotion Exam.