Kyu

Kyu is a pupil rank in judo, as distinct from Dan which is a degree rank.
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Kyu

“Boy”, Grades below Black-Belt
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kyu

rank below black belt
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KYU

Grade. Any rank below Shodan.
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Kyū

==History== In 1883, Kanō Jigorō, the founder of Judo, established the system of Dan ranking to measure the Judo practitioners` ability. This system was referred to the Dan ranking system of Go, the ancient board game. Some organizations of academic tests started using the Kyū ranking system to measure candidates` ability. Similarly, the Toky.....
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