Black Stripe Requirements

Orange Stripe

All Previous Requirements

Sonkai Taerigi: Reverse Knife Hand Strike

Doo Ollyo Makgi: Double Upward Palm Block


Blue Stripe

Jok Gi: Foot Techniques

Inner Crescent Kick

Twisting Kick

Ho Shin Sool: Hapkido – Self Defense

(24) Defense Moves

(2) Elbow Grab Behind

(2) Wrist Seize Behind


Red Stripe

Tul: Choong-Moo – 30 movements. Meaning: was the given name to the great Admiral Yi Sun-Sin of the Yi Dynasty. He was reputed to have invented the first armoured battleship (kobukson) which was the precursor of the present day submarine in 1592 A.D. The reason why this pattern ends up with left hand attack is to symbolize his regrettable death having no chance to show his unrestrained potentiality checked by the forced reservation of his loyalty to the king.

Closed Stance C

Kicking Combination: 2 Punch / Turning Punch / Upset Punch / Jump Turning Kick / Left Step Forward / 180° Jump Back Kick / Tornado Front Kick / 3 Punch


Essay on Tae Kwon Do

Instructor’s Choice

Tul: Choong Moo

Kicking Combination:

1 Step Sparring: