Promotion Criteria

Shodan Testing Requirements:

All forms to Rohai

Yuk Su Darion 1-3

To Chu Son (Optional)

One step sparring

Two step sparring

Three step sparring

Self defense

Basic kicks and strikes

Free sparring

Three station breaking

Skills demonstration (optional)

Vocabulary

Essay

School motto / history of school / system

Gup Promotional Criteria

Instructor’s recommendation minimum:

Minimum of 24 classes in grade (yellow-2nd brown)

Vocabulary/philosophy/history: oral

Basic motions: kicking, blocking, striking, stances, focus, breathing, eye contact, footwork and fluidity of movement

One step sparring: basic and original techniques

Yellow belt: 5 basic techniques

Green belt: 10 basic techniques

Blue and above: no order or limit

Two and three step sparring: basic and original techniques
(blue and above)

Self defense:

Yellow belt: 5 basic techniques

Green belt: 10 basic techniques

Blue and above: no order or limit

Jump kicks: front, side, round, wheel, back and ax

Forms: see forms requirement list; two man sets (brown and above)

Breaking: determined by judge or prearranged

Free sparring: Determined by judges

Note: White belts are responsible for basic motions and forms only