Belt Stripes Required for Testing October 2021

Tiger Cubs Stripes

  • LIFE LESSON:
    • Learning: Instructor asks: “Eye’s on who?” Student responds: “Eyes on you! When I look at you, I learn twice as much.”
  • STANCES & LISTENING POSITIONS: 
    • Stances: Attention & Sitting
    • Listening Positions: #1 & #2
  • STRIKE & BLOCK: 
    • Palm Heel
    • High Block
  • KICK: 
    • Side Kick (laying on ground)
  • SAFETY SKILLS: 
    • Backwards Fall and Stand in Base
    • “Stop! Don’t Touch Me Stranger!” and Wrist Release 

R15E STORY

CHOOSE, COMMIT, GROW, FOCUS, BELIEVE, PRACTICE, ACHIEVE, CHALLENGE, COMPETE, EVALUATE, DISTINGUISH, OBSERVE, RECOGNIZE, RESPOND, INFLUENCE, COLLABORATE, INSPIRE, DEMONSTRATE, TRANSFORM

  • White / Yellow Belts: Learn first 10 words
  • Green – Black Belts: Learn all 19 words

BLUE-BLACK BELT LIFE LESSON

CHALLENGE TODAY, EXCEED TOMORROW. AVERAGE IS NOT ACCEPTABLE. IT’S THE THINGS NO ONE SEES THAT PRODUCE THE RESULTS EVERYONE WANTS. GOOD IS THE ENEMEY OF GREAT. NO EXCUSES!


White & Yellow Belt Stripes

  • R15E: Recite first 10 words of R15E Story & Tie Belt
  • STANCES & LISTENING POSITIONS:
    • Stances: Attention, Chung-Be, Sitting
    • Listening Positions: #1 and #2
  • STRIKES: Punch & Palm Heel
  • KICKS: Front Kick & Side Kick
  • BLOCKS: High Block & Outer Forearm Block
  • FORM
  • SELF DEFENSE:
    • Single hand grab to one arm
    • Double hand grab to two arms
    • Double hand grab to one arm
    • Backwards fall and stand in base

Junior Green Belt Stripes

  • R15E: Recite All 19 Words of R15E Story & Tie Belt
  • FORM
  • SPARRING: Recite & Demonstrate Rules of Sparring
  • SELF DEFENSE:
    • Single hand grab to one arm
    • Double hand grab to two arms
    • Double hand grab to one arm
    • Backwards fall and stand in base

Junior Blue-Black Belt Stripes

  • R15E: Recite Life Lesson & Tie Belt
  • FORM
  • SPARRING: Recite & Demonstrate Rules of Sparring
  • SELF DEFENSE: 
    • Single hand grab to one arm
    • Double hand grab to two arms
    • Double hand grab to one arm
    • Backwards fall and stand in base
    • Front choke escape
    • Back choke escape
  • BOARD BREAKING:
    • #3 Right Side Kick
    • #3 Left Side Kick
    • #2 Right Front Kick
    • #2 Left Front Kick
    • One attempt at each.
      • Blue Belts: minimum of one break to pass.
      • Brown-Black Belts: minimum of two breaks to pass.

Youth & Adult Green – Black Belt Stripes


Board Color Chart

AGE

BOARD COLOR

5-7

White

8-9

Yellow

10-11

Orange

12-13 Males

12-14 & 46+ Females

Green

14-15 & 46+ Males 
(up to 2DL4 Black Belt)

15-45 Females

Blue

16-45 Males
(up to 2DL4 Black Belt)

46+ Males (3rd Degree Black Belt & Above

Brown

16-45 Males (3rd Degree Black Belt & Above

Black