Thread: Hakama Question
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Old 08-07-2008, 01:11 AM   #3
Dieter Haffner
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Dojo: Tai Wa Lokeren, Budokai Mechelen
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Re: Hakama Question

Some federations start wearing them from 1st dan.
Others use them from 3th kuy.
Others have even no rank requirements.

So hakama =/= 1st dan.
Although it is always nice to ask the teacher if it is ok to wear your hakama if you are not familiar with the dojo etiquette.
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