Blue Belt

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Represents the beginning of summer and life itself. The student must work hard and demonstrate perseverance in order to reach and grow like a plant. After learning the basic techniques, the student now applies the skills in sparring and in combinations.[/vc_column_text][vc_accordion][vc_accordion_tab title=”Spirit of Taekwondo” icon=”minus-1″ icon_closed=”plus-1″][vc_column_text]

 Goal Setting is to work hard to achieve your dreams.


  • I use my time wisely.
  • I have a goal to become a Black Belt.
  • I break big projects into smaller parts.
  • I have a plan to read two books a month.
  • I write down goals that are important to me.
  • I take my homework seriously so that I will be better prepared.
  • I share my goals with my instructors so they may help me to achieve them.
  • I attend Taekwondo class regularly and work hard towards my next belt promotion.

What is your goal? Make at least three steps to achieve your dream.[/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Poomsae” icon=”minus-1″ icon_closed=”plus-1″][vc_column_text]Taegeuk 4 sa Jang 태극 4 장 [taegeug sa jang]Thunder

Thunder comes from the sky and is absorbed by the earth. Thunder is one of the most powerful natural forces. This poomsae is intended to be performed with power resembling the thunder for which it is named.

Blue Belt will learn #1~12 motions.


Blue Belt
1Back Stance Hand Knife Supporting Block
2Long Stance Palm Pressing Block + Hand Spear Thrust at the same time
3Back Stance Hand Knife Supporting Block
4Long Stance Palm Pressing Block + Hand Spear Thrust at the same time
5Long Stance Hand Knife High Block + Hand Knife Neck Strike turning waist(swallow motion) make more power and can strike longer, Hand Knife for high block should be above forehead
6Right Front Kick → Long Stance Left Punch
7Left Side Kick
8Right Side Kick → Hand Knife Supporting Block
9Back Stance Outside Middle Block
10Front Kick → Back Stance Right Inside Middle Block
11Back Stance Outside Middle Block
12Front Kick → Back Stance Left Inside Middle Block


Sr.Blue Belt
13Long Stance Hand Knife High Block + Hand Knife Neck Strike
14Front Kick → Long Stance Right Back Fist Knuckle Strike
15Walking Stance Left Middle Block → Right Punch
16Walking Stance Right Middle Block → Left Punch
17Long Stance Left Middle Block → Double Punch
18Long Stance Right Middle Block → Double Punch w/Kihap

Hand Spear Thrust 편손끝 찌르기 [pyeonsonkkeut jjileugi] pull hand knife back from chest, start thrusting on waist

Back Fist Knuckle Strike 등주먹 치기 [deungjumeog chigi] to the vital point between nose and upper lip.

Hand Knife Supporting Block 양손날 막기 [yangsonnal maggi] supporting other hand for more power or preliminary motion. The palm of the blocking hand is kept facing upward and the other keeps palm facing back ward to begin the blocking. The finger-tips of the other hand are kept parallel with the shoulder and the elbow slightly bent is smoothly lowered, while the finger-tips of the blocking hand pass the front of the nose and the assisting hand is drown toward the stomach pit.



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Blue BeltBack Kick  뒤차기 [dwichagi] 
  • Back kicking against the wall / standing target
  • Rear leg raising over the head

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Color Belts (~11 yr)3 valid points of kicking or punching
Color Belts (12 yr ~)3 valid points of kicking or punching
1 valid point of kicking to head
Jr.Black Belt #210 valid points of kicking or punching
Sparring with 2 or more opponents
Black Belts3 valid points of kicking or punching
1 valid point of kicking to head