Courtesy | Integrity | Perseverance | Self-Control | Indomitable Spirit
Ye Ui Yom Chi In Nae Guk Gi Baekjul Boolgool
예 의 염 치 인 내 극 기 백 절 불 굴
SG Taekwon-Do School
International Taekwon-Do Federation
Grandmaster General Choi Hong Hi 1918 - 2002
The Definition of Belt
Signifies innocence, as that of the beginning student who has no previous knowledge of Taekwon-Do.
Signifies the earth from which a plant sprouts and takes root as the foundation of Taekwon-Do is being laid.
Signifies the plant's growth as Taekwon-Do skills begin to develop.
Signifies the Heaven towards which the plant matures into a towering tree as training in Taekwon-Do progresses.
Signifies Danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to stay away.
Opposite of white, therefore signifying the maturity and proficiency in Taekwon-Do, also indicates the wearer's imperviousness to darkness and fear.