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Color Belt Testing Requirements

Rank
Pattern
Sparring
Terminology
Adults

White Belt

Ki-Bon-Dong-Jak
Saju Jirugi

Basic Kicks

Tenets
Counting
Oath

Saju Maki
1-Steps

Yellow Stripe

Chon Jji

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps

Yellow Belt

Dan-Gun

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps

Green Stripe

Do-San

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps
Breaking (9 yrs+)
Pick Technique

Green Belt

Won-Hyo

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps
Breaking (9 yrs+)
Pick Technique

Blue Stripe

Yul-Gok

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps
Breaking (9 yrs+)
Pick Technique

Blue Belt

Joong-Gun

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps
Breaking (9 yrs+)
Pick Technique

Red Stripe

Toi-Gye

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps
Breaking (9 yrs+)
Pick Technique

Red Belt

Hwa-Rang

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps
Breaking
Pick Technique

Single Black Stripe

Choong-Moo

Sparring

Tenets
Counting
Oath

1-Steps
Breaking
Pick Technique

Double Black Stripe
Kids

9 Patterns
Free Sparring
One-Step Sparring
Terminology (11 and older)
– Definition of 9 Patterns

Breaking (10 yrs & under)
Step Behind Side Kick (1 Board)
Hand Technique: 1 Board
Back Kick: 1 Board
Jump Side Kick: 1 Board
Breaking (11 & 12 yrs)
Step Behind Side Kick: 2 Boards
Back Kick: 1 Board
Hand Technique: 1 Board
Jump Over 1 or More Persons -1 Board

Double Black Stripe
Adults

9 Patterns
Free Sparring
Terminology
– Six Tenets
– Oath

Breaking
Power Break Kick: 4 Boards
One Hand Technique: 3 Boards
One Kicking Technique: 3 Boards
Women: Same as above -1 board