Hachi Dan 8th Dan.


The teaching degree of 8th Dan is often accompanied by the title, “Hanshi‚” for those who have made a special contribution to the martial arts.

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Practically speaking 8th Dan is the highest degree awarded for technical ability, beyond that one needs to make significant contributions to the martial arts of the form of teaching, researching and writing books, producing instructional DVDs, and so forth, to receive higher dan grades and the coveted award of “Hanshi.”

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Weight .1 lbs

Gyosho, Kaisho


Black, Japanese Gold, Red, White, Gold Luster, Silver Luster, Navy Blue, Midnight Blue, Brown


Left Chest, Lower Lapel