Belt Rank and Testing Requirements

Martial Arts Belts 3

White Belt  Requirements

Form- Kibon 1

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick

Board Break- Skip Side Kick

Korean Terminology- Hello, Thank You, Counting to 10

 

Yellow Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Il-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick

Board Break- Axe Kick

Korean Terminology- Hello, Thank You, Taekwondo School, Counting to 20

 

Orange Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Sam-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick

Board Break- Back Kick

Korean Terminology- Hello, Thank You, Good Bye, Taekwondo School, Uniform, Counting to 30

 

Green Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Sah-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick, Back Kick, Crescent Kick

Board Break- Round House Kick

Korean Terminology- Hello, Thank You, Good Bye, Taekwondo School, Uniform, Belt, Master, Counting to 40

 

Purple Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Oh-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick, Back Kick, Crescent Kick, 360 Round House Kick

Board Break- 360 Round House Kick

Korean Terminology- Hello, Thank You, Good Bye, Taekwondo School, Uniform, Belt, Master, Grand Master, Front Snap Kick, Round House Kick, Side Kick, Test, Forms, Ready,  Counting to 50

 

Blue Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Yuk-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick, Back Kick, Crescent Kick, 360 Round House Kick, Jump Front Kick

Board Break- 360 Round House Kick Head Level

Korean Terminology- Know All Basic Terminology,  Counting to 60

 

Blue w/Red Stripe Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Yuk-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick, Back Kick, Crescent Kick, 360 Round House Kick, Jump Front Kick, Flying Side Kick

Board Break- Flying Side Kick

Korean Terminology- Know All Basic Terminology, Turn Around, Self Defense, Sparring, Instructor, Counting to 60

 

Red Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Chil-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick, Back Kick, Crescent Kick, 360 Round House Kick, Hook Kick, Jump Front Kick, Flying Side Kick, Back Hook Kick

Board Break- Back Hook Kick

Korean Terminology- Know All Basic Terminology, Know all Advanced Terminology, Counting to 70

 

Red w/1 Stripe Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Pal-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Basic Break Away- First 3

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick, Back Kick, Crescent Kick, 360 Round House Kick, Hook Kick, Jump Front Kick, Flying Side Kick, Back Hook Kick, Sweep Kick

Board Break- Back Hook Kick, Flying Side Kick

Korean Terminology- Know All Basic Terminology, Know all Advanced Terminology, Counting to 70,

 

Red w/2 Stripe Belt Requirements

Form- Taeguk Pal-Jang

Stretching

Blocking- Circle Block, High Block, Out in Block, Low Block, Double Block

Basic Break Away- First 6

Kicking- Front Kick, Side Kick, Round House Kick, Axe Kick, Back Kick, Crescent Kick, 360 Round House Kick, Hook Kick, Jump Front Kick, Flying Side Kick, Back Hook Kick, Sweep Kick

Board Break- Instructors Choice

Korean Terminology- Know All Basic Terminology, Know all Advanced Terminology, Advanced Counting to 10, Counting to 80

 

 

Red w/3 Stripe

Probationary Black Belt Requirements

Adequate stretching ability, for children this means full split.

15 One-Steps

9 Breakaways

Self-Defense against Knife, Gun, Choke, Bearhug

All Korean terminology

Breakfalls

Poomse- Taeguk 1-8 and Pasai

All Basic and Advanced Kicking

Board Breaking at Master’s request i.e. flying sidekick, 360 back Hook, Punch

Display of leadership qualities and adherence to the creed of the martial arts and rules of the Dojang

500 word essay “What Taekwondo means to me”

100 leglifts

50 pushups

Jog nonstop for 15 minutes

 

– Yellow – Orange – Green – Purple – Blue – Brown – Red – Black –