This is a brief outline of the requirements to achieve this promotion. A more detailed curriculum is available at our school. All testing candidates are responsible for demonstrating any and all previous material learned. Promotional Belt Exams are cumulative in nature.

· Confidence
· Respect
· Self-Control
· Student Creed
· Notice of Intent to Promote Signature (by Parents & Teachers)

Technical Skills (First Stripe)

Back Stance

Back Stance Single Knife Block (Hand Motion)

Knife Hand Attack

Supported Spear Hand (Hand Motion)

Back Stance Double Knife hand Block (Hand Motion)

Middle Outside Block (Hand Motion)

Spear Hand (Hand Motion)

Back Fist (Hand Motion)

Kicks and Punches (Second Stripe)

Double Round House Kick

Back Side Kick

Double Side Kick

Hook Kick

Forms & Sparring

Taegeuk 3 (Back) – Third Stripe

Taegeuk 4 (Back) – Fourth Stripe

Sparring – Fifth Stripe

Students must be able to defend themselves and attack their opponents with a combination of controlled and balanced techniques.

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