Blue Belt (4th Kup). Training Period - Four Months

 

You are currently a 4th Kup (Blue Belt) student, and are training for your next grade, to Red Tag.
At the grading you will be expected to satisfy the following requirements:
 

 


  • 1-Step Sparring
  • 2-Step Sparring
  • Free Sparring
  • Kick combinations of examiner's choice
  • Measure and break with Reverse Turning Kick, both legs
  • Pattern of examiner's choice
  • Pattern Joong-Gun Click here to view the pattern
  • Some basic Korean theory and language, questions relating to your grade
  • The meaning of the Red Belt

 

 

  • Stances (Sogi)
  • Low Stance - Nachuo Sogi
  • Rear Foot Stance - Dwit Bal Sogi

 

 

  • Blocks (Makgi)
  • Palm Pressing Block - Sonbadak Noollo Makgi
  • Middle Reverse Knifehand Side Block - Kaunde Dung Sonkal Yop Makgi
  • U-Shaped Block - Digutcha Makgi
  • Palm Upward Block - Sonbadak Ollyo Makgi
  • X Fist Rising Block - Kyocha Joomuk Chookyo Makgi
  • Middle Forearm Guarding Block - Kaunde Palmok Daebi Makgi
  • Middle Knifehand Guarding Block - Kaunde Sonkal Daebi Makgi

 

 

  • Punches (Jirugi)
  • Angle Punch - Glokja Jirugi
  • High Punch - Napunde Jirugi
  • Twin Fist Upset Punch - Sang Joomuk Dwigibo Jirugi
  • High Twin Fist Vertical Punch - Napunde Sang Joomuk Sewo Jirugi

 

 

  • Strike (Tae Rigi)
  • High Backfist Side Strike - Napunde Dung Joomuk Yop Tae Rigi
  • Upper Elbow Strike - Wi Palkop Tae Rigi