Orange Belt



All terminology from white to gold belt, plus the following:

  • Side: Yop
  • High Back Fist: Sangdan Yikwon
  • Pattern: Hyung
  • High Forearm Block: Sangdan Palmok Marki
  • Reverse Punch: Pandae Chirugi
  • Riding Stance: Kima Sagi
  • Back Stance: Fugul Sagi
  • Front Stance: Chongul Sagi
  • Spreading Block: Haecho Marki
  • Front Kick: Ap Chagi
  • Elbow Strike: Palkumchi Taerigi
  • Middle Spear Finger: Chungdan Kwansu

Candidates for Orange Belt must know all techniques from white to gold belt, plus the following:

  • Spreading Block
  • Middle Spear Finger
  • Spinning Back Fist Strike

Candidate must:

  • Know all facts and techniques from Yellow and Gold Belt Study Sheet
  • Be able to execute any 3 TaeKwonDo techniques in fluid combination
  • Be able to walk through and recite the techniques of Chon-Ji, Tan-Gun and To-San
  • Spar as a Gold Belt and Orange Belt

Candidate must recite the meaning of and perform the patterns:

  • Chon-Ji: (19 movements, 2 kihaps) – Heaven and Earth
  • Tan-Gun: (21 movements, 3 kihaps) – The legendary founder of Korea in 2333 B.C.
  • To-San: (24 movements, 3 kihaps) – is a pseudonym of the patriot Ahn Chang-ho. The 24 movements represent his entire life, which he devoted to furthering education in Korea and the Korean independence movement.


Last Modified on February 16, 2019
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