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The Ranking Depicted By Taekwondo Belts

Tae Kwon Do Belts

Set of Tae Kwon Do Belts isolated on white

Colored belts are used to denote student progress in his or her training toward the black belt. Each color of the belt is used to denote the skill set that the student has acquired. Taekwondo curriculum is not fixed, students grades and their performance is determined by the school. For instance in Songahm Taekwondo belts are used as a way to denote one’s level. Each belt achieved is always truly treated with respect since earning it means you worthy of the accomplishment.


What Are the Major Differences Between Karate and Taekwondo?

Major Differences Between Karate and Taekwondo

There are many different martial arts out there, and it can be hard for a complete newcomer to decide on the one that they want to start out pursuing. While many martial artists will eventually master several different fighting styles, mastering one takes many years and so the best step is to always look at the potential options that are available and figure out which one is right for you.