Promotion Tests

Color Belt Promotion Demonstration

2019 – 2020 TEST SCHEDULE

Sunday, October 6 – Color Belt Rank Advancement, Levy Center
300 Dodge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60202
12 noon – 5:00 pm
11:45 am – Open for On-site Registrations

Rank Advancement Schedule - October 6, 2019

Students testing for 1-Yellow Stripe will test first. Come at 11:45 to register on-site. If you registered online, you only need to pick up the test form. Pre-registrations forms will be at the tables on your left as you enter the gym. On-site registrations will be at the tables in front of you as you enter the gym.

Higher Belts, come at least 30 minutes before your test time. This is a small test. You may be called to test earlier than scheduled.
Testing-For BeltStart TimeFinish Time
1 Yellow Stripe12:00 pm12:35 pm
2 Yellow Stripes and Yellow Belts12:35 pm12:55 pm
Green Stripe, Green Belt and Blue Stripe12:55 pm1:25 pm
Blue Belt, Red Stripe, Red Belt, Black Stripe and Black Belt Candidate1:25 pm2:10 pm

Make Up Tests
Monday, October 7, 7:00 pm – The Levy Center
Wednesday, October 9, 7:00 pm – The Levy Center

Sunday, December 8 – Color Belt Rank Advancement, Baker School
Sunday March 8 – Color Belt Rank Advancement, Levy Center
Sunday, May 3 – Black Belt Test, Levy Center
Sunday, May 17 – Color Belt Rank Advancement, Levy Center

To our dedicated students:

Your hard work and perseverance inspire us. Grandmaster Connelly and your Program Leaders, Instructors and Assistants are committed to working with you to achieve your personal best as a martial artist and member of the Connelly’s Academy community.

Who should attend?
Everyone is invited to observe a demonstration. An adult student is invited to demonstrate if he or she is ready. Students will be given recommendations to test by their instructors when the instructors feel that they are ready. Feel free to bring along family members and friends to show support for this awesome event!

What will it cost?
The testing fee structure is based on three levels of experience and study: Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced. A new student is a White belt and typically his/her first test would be for a 1 Yellow Stripe belt.

Beginning Level: Students testing for 1 Yellow Stripe, 2 Yellow Stripes, Yellow, and Green Stripe Belts: $35

Intermediate Level: Students testing for Green, Blue Stripe and Blue Belts: $40

Advanced Level: Students testing for Red Stripe, Red, Black Stripe and Black Belt Candidate belts: $45

Contact Grandmaster Connelly.

Black Belt Promotion Test
Sunday, May 3, 2020
12 noon
The Levy Center
300 Dodge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202

Registration is onsite.

Black belt tests are open to the Connelly’s Academy community. We invite all students to come and observe their seniors, instructors and program leaders test their spirit and demonstrate their expertise.

At every level, students work toward building strength for the body, courage for the heart and wisdom for the mind.