- Respect in the dojo, its instructors
and your fellow students; they make your training possible.
- When entering the dojo, remove
your shoes and leave them neatly on the side of the mat.
- If a class is in session, move
and talk quietly so as not to disturb it.
- Bow when entering and leaving
the training area.
- Volunteer your services to keep
the dojo clean. If you see something that needs cleaning,
simply do it. If you cannot, tell someone who
- Do not eat, drink or chew gum
on the mat.
- Do not wait to be asked to pay
your dues on time.
- Always remain aware of fire
safety and security. Be conscious of who enters and
leaves the dojo and for what purpose.
- Strive to maintain a
serious yet cordial atmosphere in the dojo.
- If you are a spectator in the
dojo, remain standing during the class opening and closing
- Treat others as you wish
to be treated.
- Be the first to assist your
fellow students in any way during training.
- Consider it an honor to train
with your fellow students and to take Ukemi for them.
- Take it upon yourself to know
each student, and offer encouragement when needed.
- Help beginners to become familiar
with the dojo.
- Practice always with sensitivity
toward your partners capabilities and limitations, as
well as your own.
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