Red Tag / 3rd Kup

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The grading requirements are shown below. 

Promotion to Red Tag / 3rd Kup

Minimum of 60 hours class time since last grading.


Low Side Block

Side Punch
Outer Knifehand Strike

360o Inner Crescent Kick
Low/High Side Kick
Skipping Hook Kick
Flying Side Kick


Basic Hand Pattern 4
Taegeuk Oh Jang


5 techniques, from both left and right


Free light contact (with/without Hogu)


Back Kick


3 * Double Lapel Grab
3 * Double Wrist Grab


Meaning of Taegeuk Oh Jang
Explain tenets of Taekwondo

Sample Combinations

  1. Horse riding stance, low side block, slide side punch                                       
  2. Back stance, inner knifehand strike, spin outer knifehand strike into back stance
  3. Back stance, inner palm block, switch forward stance, reverse-hand palm heel strike to high section                                  
  4. Walking stance, one-step back kick, step, one-step back kick into walking stance                            
  5. Walking stance, low/high side kick into walking stance               
  6. Walking stance, inner crescent kick, jumping 360° inner crescent kick into walking stance                           
  7. Walking stance, skip front leg front hook kick into walking stance                
  8. Walking stance, flying side kick landing in walking stance