Mon Grades

Take the next step

Take the next step on your judo journey with a Mon grade! From aged 8 you will progress through the mon grading syllabus to gain technical ability, an understanding of the sport as well as Japanese terminology.

Mon Grade Syllabus

Learn what you need to know to progress through the Mon Grades:

1st to 3rd Mon4th to 6th Mon7th to 9th Mon10th to 12th Mon13th to 15th Mon16th to 18th Mon

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