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    Is it fair/possible to get to purple belt level without ever competing?
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    I know it's possible is it fair?

    Sorry removing all posts as it makes me seem like a troll, been looking at this forum for a long time and don't want to come over bad, just realised what I said is a bit controversial (not on purpose)
    Last edited by pedrosuk; 23-12-2010 at 01:45 AM.

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    did someone who doesn't compete get promoted to purple before you?
    man, when you're the nail, hang in there....until the day you become the hammer

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    Quote Originally Posted by pedrosuk View Post
    Is it fair/possible to get to purple belt level without ever competing?
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    I know it's possible is it fair?
    Yes.

    It's usually quicker if you compete but still yes. If a guy is young enough and sufficiently injury free then I would recommend competing, if nothing else but to get experience of testing yourself under pressure.

    Anyhow. You might as well spit it out. Who in your blue belt opinion got unfairly promoted to purple belt by a highly experience black belt.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pedrosuk View Post
    Is it fair/possible to get to purple belt level without ever competing?
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    I know it's possible is it fair?
    Not possible at my club

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    Troll job 100%
    Last edited by Goonie; 09-01-2011 at 01:31 AM.
    "If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic

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    Sorry I have removed my posts.
    Last edited by pedrosuk; 23-12-2010 at 01:42 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pedrosuk View Post
    genuinely not a troll job, I'm not even a blue belt, but yes it has happened to someone I know (not recently) and I wonder how you can gauge a level if you don't compete or roll with belts of the same level.
    Example then ??
    "If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic

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    Sorry I have removed my post's.
    Last edited by pedrosuk; 23-12-2010 at 01:42 AM.

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    Sorry I have removed my post's.

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    To be honest with you I had to look up what trolling is!

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