Sandan ExaminationAikido Assocation of Northern California (Revised February 1990)
3rd Degree Black Belt: minimum three years and 540 training days since obtaining nidan.
Written recommendation from instructor to include record of summer/winter camps and seminars attended during the past twelve months.
A comprehensive examination of traditional Aikido skills to include empty hand and weapons techniques.
- multiple attack - directed by examiners
- Submit an essay on an Aikido-related subject.