Belt Stripes Required for Testing December 2020

Tiger Cubs Stripes

  • Life Lesson:
    • Patience: “Patience is waiting, listening, and understanding.”
  • Stances / Listening Positions: 
    • Stances: Chung-Be & Front
    • Listening Positions: #3 & #4
  • Strike & Block: 
    • Knife Hand Strike
    • High Block
  • Kicks: 
    • Outside Crescent Kick
  • Safety Skill: 
    • Backwards Fall / Stand in Base
    • “Stop! Don’t Touch Me Stranger!” & Wrist Release 
    • Bonus: Know Parent’s Name

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

White & Yellow Belt Stripes

  • Life Lesson: First 10 words of R15E Story
  • Stances / Listening Positions:
    • Stances: Chung-Be, Front & Back
    • Listening Postitions: #3 and #4
  • Strikes: Punch & Knife hand 
  • Kicks: Outside Crescent & Round
  • Blocks: Low & Outer Forearm
  • Form
  • Player 2 Sparring

Green Belt Stripes

  • R15E Stripe: All 19 Words ofR15E Story
  • FORM
  • SPARRING COMBINATION: #1 Double Round Kick, #1 Side Kick
  • PAD DRILLS: 
    • #1 Double Round Kick
    • #1 Side Kick

Blue Belt Stripes

  • R15E Story: All 19 Words ofR15E Story 
  • FORM
  • SPARRING COMBINATION: #1 Double Round Kick, #1 Side Kick
  • PAD DRILLS: 
    • #1 Double Round Kick
    • #1 Side Kick
  • BOARD BREAKING:
    • #2 Front Kick
    • Palm Heel (on ground)
    • Elbow (on ground)
    • One attempt at each. Break minimum of one to pass.

Brown – Red Belt Stripes

  • R15E Story: All 19 Words of R15E Story
  • FORM
  • SPARRING COMBINATION: #1 Double Round Kick/Side Kick, #1 Hook Kick, Spin Side Kick
  • PAD DRILLS: 
    • #1 Double Round Kick / Side Kick
    • #1 Hook Kick
    • Spin Side Kick
  • BOARD BREAKING:
    • #3 Side Kick
    • Palm Heel (on ground)
    • #2 Front Kick
    • Elbow (on ground)
    • One attempt at each. Break minimum of 2 to pass.

Black Belt Stripes

Not a Black Belt Testing Cycle. Rank Up possible at District Tournament Nov. 12-14.

  • District Rank Up:
    • Win gold medal and one other medal in Form & Sparring


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