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Old 06-26-2010, 03:57 PM   #3
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Join Date: Jun 2006
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Re: signing a contract

Robert M Watson Jr wrote: View Post
After all those recurring and annoying kyu tests there is a nice 2 year break until nidan. .
Only two years, seriously? Based on the USAF hours requirements, going from shodan to nidan is 600 days minimum -- just barely doable if you train pretty much every day of those two years. More realistically, given the availability of classes and life requirements, I figure a fairly committed student might -- might do 200 days of training (averaging 4 days a week) in a year. Has anyone who wasn't an uchideshi gone from shodan to nidan in a two-year timeframe?
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