Cecil-Ryu Taekwondo Testing Guidelines

 

 

 

The following pages contain the checklists for testing from White Stripe to 10th degree black belt.

 

Master Cecil Washington

Founder (Kwan Jang Nim), Cecil Ryu Taekwondo

4th Degree Black Belt Cecil Ryu Taekwondo

3rd Degree Black Belt Member IIMAA in 2013

2nd Degree Black Belt ITF/WTF Taekwondo

1st Degree Black Belt Judo

1st Degree Black Belt Kyusho Jitsu and Certified Level 1 Instructor

cecilwashington@yahoo.com (best method of contact)

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White Belt One Stripe Test Cecil-Ryu Taekwondo

 

You must be a white belt one stripe for 6 weeks before you can test for white belt one stripes.†† The minimum age for this rank is 4 years old.

 

 

Stances:(2 points)

Walking stance, Fighting Stance,

 

Forms:(10 points)†† First Half of Chon Gi---First 8 moves.

 

Blocks:(3 points) ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Middle Block

 

Strikes:(2 points)

 

Attack punch,Knife-hand/Chop

 

Kicks:(2 points)

 

Front, cross side

 

Judo: (3 points)

From kneeling and sitting positions: Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall,

 

Total points possible:22

Passing score:12 or higher.

 

 

 

White Belt Two Stripes Test Cecil-Ryu Taekwondo

 

You must be a white belt one stripe for 8 weeks before you can test for white belt two stripes.The minimum age for this rank is 5 years old.

 

 

Stances:(2 points)

Walking stance, Fighting Stance,

 

Forms:(10 points)†† Chon Gi

 

Blocks:(4 points)

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block

 

Strikes:(4 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

 

Kicks:(4 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, turn

 

Judo: (5 points)

From kneeling and sitting positions: Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall,

Throw:Osoto Gari

 

Jujitsu: (5 points)

Simple Escapes from---

Front choke, back choke, side choke, one wrist, two wrist

 

One Steps: (2 points)

2 one-steps----two for Attack punch

 

Sparring:(10 points)

1 minute of light-contact sparring.

 

Total points possible:44

Passing score:20 or higher.


 

Yellow Belt Test Cecil-Ryu Taekwondo

 

You must be a white stripe for 8 weeks (1 session) before you can test for yellow belt.The minimum age for this rank is 6 years old.

 

 

Stances:(3 points)

Walking stance, Fighting Stance, Kemo/Kima/Horse Stance

 

Forms:(10 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun††††††††

 

Blocks:(4 points)

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block

 

Strikes:(5 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand)

 

Kicks:(5 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick)

 

Judo: (5 points)

Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall, Osoto Gari

 

Jujitsu: (5 points)

Simple Escapes from---

Front choke, back choke pushing, back choke pulling, side choke, one wrist, two wrist

 

One Steps: (3 points)

3 one-steps----two for Attack punch, one for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:(10 points)

2 minute of light-contact sparring.

 

 

Total points possible:50

Passing score:35 or higher.

 

 


Orange Belt Test

 

You must be a yellow belt for 8 weeks (1 session) before you can test for orange belt.The minimum age for this rank is 7 years old.

 

 

Stances:(3 points)

Walking stance, Fighting Stance, Kemo/Kima/Horse Stance

 

Forms:(30 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San (10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(6 points)

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face)

 

Strikes:(8 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut, .

 

Kicks:(6 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick), crescent kick inwards

 

Judo: (6 points)

Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall, Osoto Gari, O Goshi

 

Jujitsu: (7 points)

Simple Escapes from---

Front choke, back choke pushing, back choke pulling, side choke, one wrist, two wrist, bear hug front, headlock,

 

One Steps: (4 points)

4 one-steps----three for Attack punch, one for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:(13 points)

2 minutes of light-contact sparring.

 

 

Total points possible:80

Passing score:60 or higher.


Green Belt Test

 

You must be an orangebelt for 8 weeks (1 session) before you can test for green belt.The minimum age for this rank is 8 years old.

 

Stances:(5 points)

Walking stance, Fighting Stance, Kemo/Kima/Horse Stance, Cat Stance, Fugul Stance

 

Forms:(40 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo (10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(9 points)

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face), High/Low Knife block, Circle-in,

Circle-Out

 

Strikes:(10 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut,

Palm strike, Kwon Su

 

Kicks:(10 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick), crescent kick inwards, crescent kick outwards, hook kick, Jump Front kick

 

Judo: (7 points)

Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall, Osoto Gari, O Goshi, Seoi Nage (Ippon or Morote)

 

Jujitsu: (10 points)

Simple Escapes from---

Front choke, back choke pushing, back choke pulling, side choke, one wrist, two wrist, bear hug front, headlock, bear hug rear, front tackle, front headlock

 

One Steps: (5 points)

5 one-steps----three for Attack punch, two for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:(15 points)

2 minutes of light-contact sparring.The hands/guard must be held up during the majority of the sparring session.

 

 

Total points possible:113

 

Passing score:70 or higher.

 


Blue Belt Test

 

YOU MUSTBE A GREEN BELT FOR AT LEAST ONE YEAR BEFORE YOU CAN TEST FOR BLUEBELT.The minimum age for this rank is 9 years old.

 

Forms:(50 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go (10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(10 points)

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face), High/Low Knife block, Circle-in,

Circle-Out, Augmented Block

 

Strikes:(10 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut,

Palm strike, Kwon Su, Lunge Punch

 

Kicks:(15 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick), crescent kick inwards, crescent kick outwards, hook kick,axe kick, Jump Front kick, jump side kick, jump roundhose, jump crescent inwards, jump crescent kick outwards, jump axe kick

 

Judo: (7 points)

Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall, Osoto Gari, O Goshi, Seoi Nage (Ippon or Morote)

 

Jujitsu: (13 points)

Simple Escapes from---

Front choke, back choke pushing, back choke pulling, side choke, one wrist, two wrist, bear hug front, headlock, bear hug rear, front tackle, front headlock, front tackle/double-leg take down (side step it &palm strike or use kawara gaeshi), belt grab,

 

One Steps: (5 points)

5 one-steps----three for Attack punch, two for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:†† 15

 

moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means zero points are awarded.

 

1 minute hands only

1 minute feet only

1 minute hands and feet

 

Breaking:5 points

 

One board, any strike or kick

 

Total points possible:142

 

Passing score:100 points or higher.

 


Purple Belt Test

 

YOU MUST BE A BLUE BELT FOR AT LEAST ONE YEAR BEFORE YOU CAN TEST FOR PURPLE BELT. The minimum age for this rank is 10 years old.

 

Forms:(60 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun (10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(13 points)

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face), High/Low Knife block, Circle-in,

Circle-Out, Augmented Block, X block lower, X block middle, X block upper

 

Strikes:(15 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut,

Palm strike, Kwon Su, One finger strike, two finger strike, three finger strike, four finger strike,

5 finger strike, Lunge Punch

 

Kicks:(16 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick), crescent kick inwards, crescent kick outwards, hook kick,axe kick, Jump Front kick, jump side kick, jump roundhose, jump crescent inwards, jump crescent kick outwards, jump axe kick, jump hook kick

 

Judo: (10 points)

Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall, Osoto Gari, O Goshi, Seoi Nage (Ippon or Morote), uki waza, ouchi gari, deashi barai

 

Jujitsu: (14 points)

Simple Escapes from---

Front choke, back choke pushing, back choke pulling, side choke, one wrist, two wrist, bear hug front, headlock, bear hug rear, front tackle, front headlock, front tackle/double-leg take down (side step it &palm strike or use kawara gaeshi), belt grab, grab & strike

 

One Steps: (7 points)

7 one-steps----five for Attack punch, two for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:†† 20

 

moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means zero points are awarded.

1 minute hands only (5 points)

2 minute feet only (10 points)

1 minute hands and feet

 

Breaking:10 points

Two boards:one board, palm strike, and one board, any kick

 

 

Total points possible:157 ††††††††††††††††† Passing score:120 points or higher.


Brown Belt Test

 

YOU MUSTBE A PURPLEBELT FOR AT LEAST ONE YEARBEFORE YOU CAN TEST FOR BROWNBELT.The minimum age for this rank is 11 years old.

 

Forms:(60 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye (10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(13 points)

 

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face), High/Low Knife block, Circle-in,

Circle-Out, Augmented Block, X block lower, X block middle, X block upper

 

Strikes:(15 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut, Palm strike, Kwon Su, One finger strike, two finger strike, three finger strike, four finger strike,

5 finger strike, Lunge Punch

 

Kicks:(19 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick), crescent kick inwards, crescent kick outwards, hook kick,axe kick, Jump Front kick, jump side kick, jump roundhouse, jump crescent inwards, jump crescent kick outwards, jump axe kick, jump hook kick, jump back kick---scissor,

Jump back kick---standing, tornado kick

 

Judo: (14 points)

Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall, Rear Roll, Rear fall with both legs taken, Osoto Gari, O Goshi, Seoi Nage (Ippon or Morote), uki waza, ouchi gari, deashi barai, sasae tsurikomi ashi

 

Jujitsu: (10 points)

 

Complex escapes from:front choke, rear choke, side choke, back choke, one wrist, two wrist, front headlock, rear head lock, belt grab, rear bear hug.

 

One Steps: (7 points)

7 one-steps----five for Attack punch, two for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:†† 20

 

moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means zero points are awarded.

1 minute hands only (5 points)

2 minute feet only (10 points)

1 minute hands and feet

 

Breaking:10 points

Two boards:one board, palm strike, and one board, any kick

 

 

Total points possible:181†††††††††††††††††† Passing score:130 points or higher.

 

 


Brown Stripe Belt Test

 

YOU MUSTBE A BROWNBELT FOR AT LEAST ONE YEARBEFORE YOU CAN TEST FOR BROWN STRIPEBELT. The minimum age for this rank is 12 years old.

 

Forms:(90 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choong Mu (10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(13 points)

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face), High/Low Knife block, Circle-in,

Circle-Out, Augmented Block, X block lower, X block middle, X block upper

 

Strikes:(17 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut, hook, uppercut, Palm strike, Kwon Su, One finger strike, two finger strike, three finger strike, four finger strike, 5 finger strike , Lunge Punch

 

Kicks:(20 points)

 

Front, cross side, roundhouse, front-roundhouse combo (high-low), turn, spinning back (blind kick), crescent kick inwards, crescent kick outwards, hook kick,axe kick, Jump Front kick, jump side kick, jump roundhose, jump crescent inwards, jump crescent kick outwards, jump axe kick, jump hook kick, jump back kick---scissor, Jump back kick---standing, tornado kick

 

Judo: (14 points)

Forward Roll, Front Fall, Side Fall, Rear Fall, Rear Roll, Rear fall with both legs taken, Osoto Gari, O Goshi, Seoi NageóIppon, Seoi Nage---Morote, uki waza, ouchi gari, deashi barai, sasae tsurikomi ashi

 

Jujitsu: (10 points)

 

Complex escapes from:front choke, rear choke, side choke, back choke, one wrist, two wrist, front headlock, rear head lock, belt grab, rear bear hug.

 

One Steps: (10 points)

10 one-steps----seven for Attack punch, three for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:†† 20

 

moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means zero points are awarded.†† 5 minutes of continuous sparring with a black belt.

 

Breaking:10 points

Two boards:one board, palm strike, and one board, any kick

 

 

Total points possible:206†††††††††††††††††† Passing score:160 points or higher.

 

 


1st Degree Black Belt Test

 

A)      YOU MUSTBE A BROWN STRIPE BELT FOR AT LEAST ONE YEARBEFORE YOU CAN TEST FOR BLACK†† BELT.

B)      Candidate must obtain a Judo rank of green or higher in order to test for black belt, or take an equivalent test from the instructor.

C)      Candidate must also have 3 months experience as an assistant instructor.

D)     The minimum age for this rank is 13 years old.

E)      Candidate must have five hours of training in Western Boxing, from either a boxing class or the instructor.

 

Forms:(90 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu,

 

Blocks:(20 points)

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face), High/Low Knife block, Circle-in,

Circle-Out, Augmented Block, X block lower, X block middle, X block upper, double down block,

Double Middle block, double up/rising block, double middle forearm block, double circle in, double circle out, down&up block together

 

Strikes:(20 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut, hook, uppercut, Palm strike, Kwon Su, One finger strike, two finger strike, three finger strike, four finger strike, 5 finger strike, double palm to body (like in Choon Mu), double palm to the head, double palm high & low to vital body parts.

 

Kicks:(20 points)†† Jump kicks from standing still: front, side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick) , crescent kick in, crescent kick out, hook kick, axe kick.Jump kicks from scissor motion:front, side, roundhouse, turn, jump back kick, crescent in, crescent out, tornado kick

 

Judo (20 points):Candidate must obtain a Judo rank of yellow or higher or take an equivalent exam from the head instructor in advance.No exceptions.Jujitsu rank will not substitute for Judo.Candidate will do 2 minutes of Judo sparring at the exam (See the Sparring requirements).

 

Jujitsu: (20 points):†† Complex escapes from:front choke, rear choke, side choke, back choke, one wrist, two wrist, front headlock, rear head lock, belt grab, rear bear hug.Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks.

 

One Steps: (10 points)

10 one-steps----seven for Attack punch, three for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:†† (20 points).Moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means less points are awarded.†† 2 minutes of continuous sparring with one person, and 2 minutes of continuous sparring with two people.2 minutes of Judo sparring with one person.4 minutes of mixed martial arts sparring where Judo and Taekwondo attacks are allowed.†† Control must be maintained.

 

Breaking:(10) points

Break one boards with one hand strike and one boards with one kick, studentís choice.

 

Total points possible:222†††††††††††††††††† Passing score:170 points or higher.


2ndDegree Black Belt Test

 

A)      YOU MUSTBE A BLACKBELT FOR AT LEAST 1 YEARBEFORE YOU CAN TEST FOR 2ND DEGREE.

B)      Candidate must obtain a Judo rank of Blue belt or higher in order to test for this rank, or take an equivalent test from the instructor.

C)      Candidate must also have 12 months experience as an assistant instructor or be running his or her own club

D)     The minimum age for this rank is 16 years old.

E)      Candidate must submit a 2 page, double-spaced, book report on The Tao of Jeet Kune Do by Bruce Lee

 

Forms:(130 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Ko Dang, Po Eun, Gae Beck Eui Am(10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(25 points)

Down block, Up/Rising Block, Knife/Fugul Block, Middle Block , Middle forearm block,

Tangsoodo Middle Block (palm of fist towards face), High/Low Knife block, Circle-in,

Circle-Out, Augmented Block, X block lower, X block middle, X block upper, double down block,

Double Middle block, double up/rising block, double middle forearm block, double circle in, double circle out, down&up block together, KungFu pattern---left, KungFu pattern----right, KungfuPattern----staggered left, KungfuPattern----staggered right, KungFu pattern----doubled

 

Strikes:(20 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut, hook, uppercut, Palm strike, Kwon Su, One finger strike, two finger strike, three finger strike, four finger strike, 5 finger strike, double palm to body (like in Choon Mu), double palm to the head, double palm high & low to vital body parts,Lunge Punch

 

Kicks:(20 points)†† Jump kicks from standing still: front, side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick) , crescent kick in, crescent kick out, hook kick, axe kick.Jump kicks from scissor motion:front, side, roundhouse, turn, jump back kick, crescent in, crescent out, tornado kick

 

Judo (20 points):Candidate must obtain a Judo rank of green or higher or take an equivalent exam from the head instructor in advance.No exceptions.Jujitsu rank will not substitute for Judo.Candidate will do 2 minutes of Judo sparring at the exam (See the Sparring requirements).

 

Jujitsu: (20 points):†† Complex escapes from:front choke, rear choke, side choke, back choke, one wrist, two wrist, front headlock, rear head lock, belt grab, rear bear hug.Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks.

 

One Steps: (10 points)

10 one-steps----seven for Attack punch, three for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:†† (20 points).Moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means less points are awarded. ††2 minutes of continuous sparring with one person, and 2 minutes of continuous sparring with two people.2 minutes of Judo sparring with one person.4 minutes of mixed martial arts sparring where Judo and Taekwondo attacks are allowed.†† Control must be maintained.

 

Breaking:(10) points

Break one boards with one hand strike and one boards with one kick, studentís choice.

 

Total points possible:308†††††††††††††††††† Passing score:250 points or higher.


 

 

3rd†† Degree Black Belt Test

 

 

 

Forms:(160 points)†† Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck,Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang(10 points each form)

 

Blocks:(25 points,5 points each pattern. )

KungFu pattern---left, KungFu pattern----right, KungfuPattern----staggered left, KungfuPattern----staggered right, KungFu pattern----doubled, left on top, Kung Fu pattern double, right on top.

 

Strikes:(20 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jaab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut, hook, uppercut, Palm strike, Kwon Su, One finger strike, two finger strike, three finger strike, four finger strike, 5 finger strike, double palm to body (like in Choon Mu), double palm to the head, double palm high & low to vital body parts,Lunge Punch

 

Kicks:(20 points)†† Jump kicks from standing still: front, side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick) , crescent kick in, crescent kick out, hook kick, axe kick.Jump kicks from scissor motion:front, side, roundhouse, turn, jump back kick, crescent in, crescent out, tornado kick

 

Judo (20 points):Candidate must obtain a Judo rank of Nikyu (Purple in Cecil Ryu Judo) or higher or take an equivalent exam from the head instructor in advance.No exceptions.Jujitsu rank will not substitute for Judo.Candidate will do 2 minutes of Judo sparring at the exam (See the Sparring requirements).

 

Jujitsu: (20 points):†† Complex escapes from:front choke, rear choke, side choke, back choke, one wrist, two wrist, front headlock, rear head lock, belt grab, rear bear hug.Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks.

 

One Steps: (10 points)

10 one-steps----seven for Attack punch, three for overhand strike.

 

Sparring:†† (20 points).Moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means less points are awarded.†† 2 minutes of continuous sparring with one person, and 2 minutes of continuous sparring with two people.2 minutes of Judo sparring with one person.4 minutes of mixed martial arts sparring where Judo and Taekwondo attacks are allowed.†† Control must be maintained.

 

Breaking:(10) points

Break one board with one hand strike and one boards with one kick, studentís choice.

 

Total points possible:305†††††††††††††††††† Passing score:215 points or higher.


 

 

4th Degree Black Belt Test

 

 

 

Forms: (190 points) Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck, Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang, Sam Il, Yoo Sin, Choi Yong. (10 points each form)

 

Blocks: (25 points, 5 points each pattern. )

KungFu pattern---left, KungFu pattern----right, KungfuPattern----staggered left, KungfuPattern----staggered right, KungFu pattern----doubled, left on top, Kung Fu pattern double, right on top.

 

Strikes: (20 points)

 

Attack punch, Reverse Punch, Triple Punch, Knife-hand/Chop, Fugul Strike (same as Fugul Block),

Sliding vertical punch (on front hand) , Jaab, Reverse Punch (quick snatch back), Jab-Reverse combo, Hook, Uppercut, hook, uppercut, Palm strike, Kwon Su, One finger strike, two finger strike, three finger strike, four finger strike, 5 finger strike, double palm to body (like in Choon Mu), double palm to the head, double palm high & low to vital body parts, Lunge Punch

 

Kicks: (20 points) Jump kicks from standing still: front, side, roundhouse, turn, spinning back (blind kick) , crescent kick in, crescent kick out, hook kick, axe kick. Jump kicks from scissor motion: front, side, roundhouse, turn, jump back kick, crescent in, crescent out, tornado kick

 

Judo (20 points): Candidate must obtain a Judo rank of Ikkyu (Brown belt, 1st Gup in Cecil Ryu Judo) or higher or take an equivalent exam from the head instructor in advance. No exceptions. Jujitsu rank will not substitute for Judo. Candidate will do 2 minutes of Judo sparring at the exam (See the Sparring requirements).

 

Jujitsu: (20 points): Complex escapes from: front choke, rear choke, side choke, back choke, one wrist, two wrist, front headlock, rear head lock, belt grab, rear bear hug. Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks.

 

One Steps: (10 points)

10 one-steps----seven for Attack punch, three for overhand strike.

 

Sparring: (20 points). Moderate contact to the body, light contact to the head. Loss of control awards means less points are awarded. 2 minutes of continuous sparring with one person, and 2 minutes of continuous sparring with two people. 2 minutes of Judo sparring with one person. 4 minutes of mixed martial arts sparring where Judo and Taekwondo attacks are allowed. Control must be maintained.

 

Breaking: (10) points

Break one board with one hand strike and one boards with one kick, studentís choice.

 

Total points possible: 335††††††††††††††††††† Passing score: 235 points or higher.


 

5th Degree Black Belt Test

 

Forms:

 

Taekwondo:(230 points) Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck, Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang, Sam Il, Yoo Sin, Choi Yong, Yon Gae, Ul-Gi, Moon-Moo, Chul-Gi. (10 points each form)

 

Jujitsu/One Steps: (20 points):

a)      Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks.

b)      10 SIMPLE (BLOCK-HIT) unarmed one step sparring techniques with the defender facing away from the attacker (defender is attacked from behind).

 

Breaking: (10) points

Break two board with one hand strike and two boards with one kick, studentís choice, no spacers between boards.

 

Total points possible: 260††††††††††††††††††† Passing score: 190 points or higher.


 

6th Degree Black Belt Test

 

 

Forms:

 

Taekwondo:(260 points) Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck, Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang, Sam Il, Yoo Sin, Choi Yong, Yon Gae, Ul-Gi, Moon-Moo, Chul-Gi, So-San, Se Jong, Tong-IL. (10 points each form)

 

Jujitsu/One Steps: (20 points):

c)       Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks WITH THE DEFENDER STARTING OFF FACING AWAY FROM THE ATTACKER (DEFENDER IS ATTACKED FROM BEHIND)

d)      10 COMPLEX (BLOCK-HIT-THROW-FINISH OR BLOCK-HIT-JOINTLOCK-FINISH) unarmed one step sparring techniques with the defender facing away from the attacker (defender is attacked from behind).

 

Breaking: (10) points

Break two board with one hand strike and two boards with one kick, studentís choice, no spacers between boards.

 

Total points possible: 290††††††††††††††††††† Passing score: 200 points or higher.

 

 

 


 

 

7th Degree Black Belt Test

 

 

Forms:

 

Taekwondo:(260 points) Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck, Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang, Sam Il, Yoo Sin, Choi Yong, Yon Gae, Ul-Gi, Moon-Moo, Chul-Gi, So-San, Se Jong, Tong-IL. (10 points each form)

 

Weapons Form:(20) Candidate must demonstrate they can apply a Taekwondo form to a weapon or learn and demonstrate a weapons form on their own.

 

Jujitsu/One Steps: (20 points):

e)       Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks WITH THE DEFENDER STARTING OFF FACING AWAY FROM THE ATTACKER (DEFENDER IS ATTACKED FROM BEHIND)

f)       10 COMPLEX (BLOCK-HIT-THROW-FINISH OR BLOCK-HIT-JOINTLOCK-FINISH) unarmed one step sparring techniques with the defender facing away from the attacker (defender is attacked from behind).

 

Breaking: (10) points

Break two board with one hand strike and two boards with one kick, studentís choice, no spacers between boards.

 

Total points possible: 310††††††††††††††††††† Passing score: 210 points or higher.

 

 


 

 

8th Degree Black Belt Test

 

 

Forms:

 

Taekwondo:(260 points) Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck, Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang, Sam Il, Yoo Sin, Choi Yong, Yon Gae, Ul-Gi, Moon-Moo, Chul-Gi, So-San, Se Jong, Tong-IL. (10 points each form)

 

Weapons Form:(20) Candidate must demonstrate they can apply a Taekwondo form to a weapon or learn and demonstrate a weapons form on their own.

 

Jujitsu/One Steps: (20 points):

g)      Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks WITH THE DEFENDER STARTING OFF FACING AWAY FROM THE ATTACKER (DEFENDER IS ATTACKED FROM BEHIND)

h)      10 COMPLEX (BLOCK-HIT-THROW-FINISH OR BLOCK-HIT-JOINTLOCK-FINISH) unarmed one step sparring techniques with the defender facing away from the attacker (defender is attacked from behind).

 

Empty Hand Applications (20 points, 2 points each):Candidate must demonstrate one standing Kyusho Jitsu application for Chon Gi, Dan Gun, Do San, Won Yo, Yu Gok, Jhoon Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Rang, Choon Mu and Kwan Gae.

 

Breaking: (10) points

Break two board with one hand strike and two boards with one kick, studentís choice, no spacers between boards.

 

Total points possible: 330††††††††††††††††††† Passing score: 220 points or higher.


 

9th Degree Black Belt Test

 

 

Forms:

 

Taekwondo:(260 points) Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck, Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang, Sam Il, Yoo Sin, Choi Yong, Yon Gae, Ul-Gi, Moon-Moo, Chul-Gi, So-San, Se Jong, Tong-IL. (10 points each form)

 

Weapons Form:(40 points total) Candidate must demonstrate TWO weapons forms.They can be empty hand forms applied to weapons or distinct weapons forms the candidate has learned on their own.

 

Jujitsu/One Steps: (20 points):

i)        Simple defenses from five knife attacks and five club attacks WITH THE DEFENDER STARTING OFF FACING AWAY FROM THE ATTACKER (DEFENDER IS ATTACKED FROM BEHIND)

j)       10 COMPLEX (BLOCK-HIT-THROW-FINISH OR BLOCK-HIT-JOINTLOCK-FINISH) unarmed one step sparring techniques with the defender facing away from the attacker (defender is attacked from behind).

 

Empty Hand Applications (20 points, 2 points each):Candidate must demonstrate one PRONE/GROUND/KNEELING applications for Chon Gi, Dan Gun, Do San, Won Yo, Yu Gok, Jhoon Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Rang, Choon Mu and Kwan Gae.

 

 

Total points possible: 340††††††††††††††††††† Passing score: 230 points or higher.


 

 

10th Degree Black Belt Test

 

 

Forms:

 

Taekwondo:(260 points) Chon Gi, Dan Gun, To San, Won Yo, Yu Go, Jun Gun, Toi Gye, Hwa Wrang, Choon Mu, Kwan Gae, Po Eun, Gae Beck, Eui Am, Choon Jang, Juche, Kodang, Sam Il, Yoo Sin, Choi Yong, Yon Gae, Ul-Gi, Moon-Moo, Chul-Gi, So-San, Se Jong, Tong-IL. (10 points each form)

 

Weapons Form:(40 points total) Candidate must demonstrate FIVE weapons forms.They can be empty hand forms applied to weapons or distinct weapons forms the candidate has learned on their own.

 

Empty Hand Applications (50 points, 5 points each):Candidate must demonstrate applications from any 10 Taekwond forms, judges choice.Judges will present a move to the candidate that is from one of the forms and the candidate will show his/her applications. The applications can be brute force, throwing, choking, grappling or kyusho.

 

Total points possible: 350††††††††††††††††††† Passing score: 240 points or higher.