CONDITIONS OF DAN ASSIGNMENT

Conditions of DAN assignment for sports results
(it is appropriated by National federation of the country)

 

blackBlack Belt. The 1st DAN:
• 1-2 place in the championship of the country;
• 1-3 place on world championship among juniors;
• The 3rd place in the continent championship (America, Europe, Asia).

 

 blackBlack Belt. The 2nd DAN:
• 1 place in the championship of the country (twice);
• The 2nd place in the continent championship;
• 3-4 place in the World Championship.

 

blackBlack Belt. The 3rd DAN:
• 1 place in the continent championship;
• The 2nd place in the World Championship;
• 2-3 place on World Combat Games.

 

blackBlack Belt. The 4th DAN:
• 1 place on World Combat Games;
• 1 place in the World Championship;
• The 2nd place on World Combat Games + 1 place in the continent championship;
• 1 place in the continent championship (twice).

blackBlack Belt. The 5th DAN:
• 1 place in the World Championship (twice);
• 1 place on World Combat Games + 1 place in the World Championship.

 

blackBlack Belt. The 6th DAN:
• 1 place on World Combat Games (twice);
• 1 place in the World Championship (three times);
• 1 place on World Combat Games +1 place in the World Championship (twice).

 

Black Belt. The 7th DAN:
• 1 place on World Combat Games (three times);
• 1 place in the World Championship (five times).

Active sportsmen can receive only from the 1st on the 7th DAN for the corresponding sports results. Above the 7th DAN to athletes, for sports results, are not assigned.
Every next DAN is assigned on set of total sports results, at achievement of the specified age.
In exceptional cases, (at achievement of outstanding sports results by the athlete), the athlete can receive the next DAN without age restrictions. In special cases the receiving of extraordinary DAN is allowed.
National DAN Commission makes a decision on assignment of DAN, only after considering the set of merits.

 

Conditions of DAN assignment for trainer’s work
(it is appropriated by National federation of the country)

blackBlack Belt. The 1st DAN:
Not less than in 2 years of work as the instructor with the beginner’s group of athletes.
Or in the case of performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the national champion among juniors;
• Training of the athlete who has taken 2-3 place in national championship;
• Training of the athlete of the continent which has taken 4-6 place in the championship (America, Europe, Asia);
• Training of the athlete who has taken 6-10 place in the World Championship.

blackBlack Belt. The 2nd DAN:
Not less than in 3 years after assignment of the 1st DAN. Existence not less than 2 beginner’s groups of athletes.
Or in 1 year, in the case of performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the national champion;
• Training of the athlete of the continent which has taken the 3rd place in the championship (America, Europe, Asia);
• Training of the athlete who has taken the 5th place in the World Championship.

blackBlack Belt. The 3rd DAN:
Not less than in 4 years after assignment of the 2nd DAN. Existence not less than 3 beginner’s groups of athletes, or own hall.
Or in 2 years, in the case of performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place in the championship of the country (twice);
• Training of the athlete of the continent which has taken the 2nd place in the championship;
• Training of the athlete who has taken 3-4 place in the World Championship.
Obligatory condition — to train one instructor of level of the 1st DAN.

blackBlack Belt. The 4th DAN:
Not less than in 4 years after assignment of the 3rd DAN. It is obligatory to own the gym with four groups of athletes training.
Or in 2 years, in the case of performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the athlete of the continent which has taken 1 place in the championship;
• Training of the athlete who has taken the 2nd place in the World Championship;
• Training of the athlete who has taken 2-3 place on World Combat Games.
Indispensable condition — to train 2 instructors of level of the 2nd DAN, or 4 instructors of level of the 1st .

blackBlack Belt. The 5th DAN:
Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 4th DAN.
Or in 3 years, in the case of performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place on World Combat Games;
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place in the World Championship;
• Training of the athlete who has taken the 2nd place on World Combat Games + 1 place in the continent championship;
• Training of the athlete of the continent which has taken 1 place in the championship (twice).
Indispensable condition – to train 3 instructors of level of the 2nd DAN, or 2 instructors of the 1st DAN and 1 instructor of level of the 3rd .
It is obligatory to own the gym with four groups of training athletes and two additional groups of athletes.

blackBlack Belt. The 6th DAN:
Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 5th DAN.
Or in 3 years, in the case of performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place in the World Championship (twice);
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place on World Combat Games + 1 place in the World Championship.
Indispensable condition: to train 2 instructors of level of the 3rd DAN, or 1 instructors of level of the 4th DAN, and one instructor of level of the 2nd DAN; at the same time, at least two of them have to have the gyms. It is obligatory to own the gym with four groups of training athletes and three additional groups of athletes.

Black Belt. The 7th DAN:
Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 6th DAN.
Or in 4 years, in the case of performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place on World Combat Games (twice);
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place in the World Championship (three times);
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place on World Combat Games +1 place in the World Championship (twice).
Indispensable condition — to train 2 instructors of level of the 3rd DAN and also 2 instructors of the 2nd DAN; or 2 instructors of level of the 4th DAN and one instructor of level of the 3rd DAN; at the same time, two of them have to have their own gyms, and one of them – the school.
It is obligatory to own two gyms with four groups of athletes in everyone. Existence of two additional groups of athletes. Existence of group of «the highest sports skill».

Black Belt. The 8th DAN:
Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 7th DAN.
Or in 4 years, when performing one of the following conditions:
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place on World Combat Games (three times);
• Training of the athlete who has taken 1 place in the World Championship (five times).
Indispensable condition – to train 3 instructors of level of the 4th DAN and two instructors of level of the 3rd DAN; or 2 instructors of level of the 5th DAN and 3 instructors of level of the 2nd DAN; at the same time, three from them have to have their own gyms, and two – the school.
Existence of own «School» consisting of three own gyms (and more) with four groups of athletes in everyone. In the decision on assignment of the 9th DAN the council from two holders of rank «Grandmaster» takes part.

redRed Belt.The 9th DAN:
Assignment of the 9th DAN is based not on the statistic data, but on the recommendation of Committee on assignment of ranks of National Federation of Pankration of the country. In the decision on assignment of the 9th DAN the council from three holders of rank «Grandmaster» takes part.
The committee on assignment of ranks of National Federation of Pankration can recommend for assignment of the 9th DAN only the holders of the 8th DAN.

redRed Belt. The 10th DAN: «Grand master».
The title «Grand master» shows the high spiritual and organizational responsibility for development of pankration in the country and the world.
The applicant for assignment of rank «Grand master» has to have high rating of the instructor around the world and personally bring up more than 20 world champions and not less than 100 champions of the country.
The applicant has to be the founder and the owner of the recognized school of pankration famous around the world.
The applicant for rank «Grand master» has to be «the approximate teacher», who faithfully working to development of pankration for 30 years and more.
The applicant for rank «Grand master» has to be the president of the large, recognized in the world national federation of pankration or the international association.
The applicant for assignment of rank «Grand master» has to be engaged in educational and methodical activity, including to issue the program, methodical, historical and other publications devoted to pankration.
The applicant for rank «Grand master» cannot be younger than 50 years.

Conditions of DAN assignment for administrative, scientific, medical, etc. kinds of activity (it is appropriated by National federation of the country).
The 1st DAN: Not less than in 2 years of work on the profile.
The 2nd DAN: Not less than in 4 years after assignment of the 1st DAN.
The 3rd DAN: Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 2nd DAN.
The 4th DAN: Not less than in 10 years after assignment of the 3rd DAN.

 

Conditions of DAN assignment for judicial activity
(it is appropriated by National federation of the country)

blackBlack Belt. The 1st DAN:
• work on competitions of the national level as the side judge or the referee, within 2 years.

 

 

blackBlack Belt. The 2nd DAN:
Not less than in 3 years after assignment of the 1st DAN, or;
• in 1 year, on condition of service of the national championships in position not below the chief secretary, or the head of carpet.

 

blackBlack Belt. The 3rd DAN:
Not less than in 4 years after assignment of the 2nd DAN;
• or in 2 years, on condition of service of two national championships in position not below the chief secretary, or the head of carpet.

 

blackBlack Belt. The 4th DAN:
Not less than in 4 years after assignment of the 3rd DAN;
• or in 2 years, on condition of service of two national championships in position not below the chief secretary, or the head of carpet, and also junior championship or the Domestic cup, as the chief judge.
Obligatory condition – participation in two continental championships as the side judge.

blackBlack Belt. The 5th DAN: (existence of the 3rd international category is obligatory)
Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 4th DAN;
• or in 3 years, on condition of service of two national championships in position not below the chief secretary, or the head of carpet and one championship as the chief judge, and also two junior championships or Domestic cups, as the chief judge. And also training of five judges of level of the 2nd DAN, or 4 judges of level of the 3rd.
Obligatory condition – participation in two continental championships and in one World Championship, as the side judge.

blackBlack Belt. The 6th DAN: (existence of the 2nd international category is obligatory)
Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 5th DAN;
• or in 3 years, on condition of work on three national championships as the chief judge, and also two junior championships or Domestic cups, as the chief judge. And also training of five judges of level of the 3rd DAN, or 4 judges of level of the 5th ;
• or in 3 years on condition of work on two national championships as the chief judge, and also three junior championships and three Domestic cups, as the chief judge. And also training of five judges of level of the 3rd DAN, or 4 judges of level of the 4th .
Obligatory condition – participation in three continental championships and in two World Championship, as the referee and the side judge.

Black Belt. The 7th DAN: (existence of the 1st international category is obligatory)
Not less than in 7 years after assignment of the 6th DAN;
• or in 3 years on condition of work on three continental championships as the chief judge. Besides on condition of the organization and holding of 2 continental judicial seminars and also the training of five judges of level of the 4th DAN, or 4 judges of level of the 5th ;
• or, on condition of work on two World Championship, in position not below the chief secretary, or the head of carpet. Besides on condition of organization and carrying out not less than 3 national judicial seminars and also training of five judges of level of the 4th DAN, or 4 judges of level of the 5th .
Obligatory condition – participation in three continental championships and in two World Championship, as the head of carpet, the chief secretary, or the chief referee.

For the related judicial activity, can be appropriated to effective judges only from the 1st on the 7th are GIVEN.
At combination of work of the judge with work as the instructor, conditions for assignment DAN for trainer’s activity are considered. The element of set of merits, for judicial and trainer’s activity, is defined by National Federation of Pankration of the country.

 

 

 

 

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