brown belt

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brown′ belt′


n.
1. a brown cloth waistband conferred upon a participant in a martial art to indicate an intermediate level of expertise.
2. a person at this level.
[1965–70]
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The Abu Dhabi World Youth Jiu-Jitsu Championship will be held on April 22-23, while the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship will take place from April 24-27, followed by the final round of Black and Brown belts on April 28, ending the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship.
She won enough of her fights against fellow brown belts to gain 30 grading points and earn her first dan black belt.
Jupiter's brown belts, Baines says, are the opposite: places where thin, high white clouds allow views into innately colorful depths.
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The under-12 boys and girls sections for black and brown belts were all-Vale finals with Lloyd Webb beating Bradley Christoforato and Dana Yee defeating Hannah Gibbon.
Brown belts were awarded to Marckell Ebanks, Billy Bam forth, Isabel Sykes, Olivia Kidd, Ellis Shaw, Jamie Atkinson, Connor Jackson and Jennifer Parking.
Young at heart: James; Brown belts out hit, and, inset, leaps in his hey-day
Baldeep, 13, and Kirendeep, 15, pupils at Foxford Community Arts College, in Grange Road, Longford, have both attained brown belts - usually tried for at 16.
MERSEYSIDE enjoyed some terrific results at the Shotokan Cup -an event at which almost 300 black and brown belts from all over the British Isles took part.
Standard Register now has about 300 people (including green belts, brown belts, black belts, master black belts and champions) working on Six Sigma projects ranging from increasing production throughput to digitizing sales processes.
Northumbria Jitsu has claimed 37 titles and 43 silver or bronze medals in National Championships in the last 12 years and produced five homegrown brown belts and one black belt.
This event at Sheffield is normally only open to black and brown belts.