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Tong Il Moo Do Grades (Belt Degrees)

 

REQUIREMENT

Type of Belt Minimum Training Period Forms One Step Sparring
Yellow Belt 3 months Pyung Hwa Eui Bon
Sawi Gidae Eui Bon
Formation
Green Belt 4 months Pyung Hwa Eui Bon
Wonhwa Eui Bon
Formation with throwing
Green Belt with Blue stripe 3 months Pyung Hwa Eui Bon
Sunghwa Eui Bon
Growth
Blue Belt 3 months Pyung Hwa Eui Bon
Samdange Eui Bon
Growth with throwing
Blue Belt with Brown stripe 3 months Pyung Hwa Eui Bon
Cham Gajung Eui Bon (Right)
Growth with throwing and locking
Brown Belt 4 months Cham Salang Eui Bon
Cham Gajung Eui Bon (Left)
Perfection with throwing
Brown Belt with Black stripe 5 months Cham Salang Eui Bon
Tong-Il Eui Bon
Perfection with throwing and locking
Black Belt 5~12 months Cham Salang Eui Bon
Chang Jo Eui Bon
Free style multiple
2nd degree Black Belt 2 year Instructor experience Cham Salang Eui Bon
Chun Seung Eui Bon
Free style multiple
3rd degree Black Belt 4 year Instructor experience Cham Salang Eui Bon
Wang Kwon Eui Bon
Free style multiple

* The length of time allocated for the promotion is prorated at a minimum of two lessons per week. Promotion examinations will be offered regularly and the promotion test will involve evaluations of Tong-Il Moo-Do performance and understanding of the Tong-Il Moo-Do Philosophy.

* Belt recognition or certification will be granted to those students who successfully passed the promotion examination (techniques and philosophy) given by the reviewing board of the Federation (WTMF committee).

* The length of time for promotion may be shortened for those students who show special ability and exemplify themselves by diligent and sincere practice.

* Basic undestanding philosophy means that trainees understand Summarized Martial Arts Philosophy Book.

* Advanced undestanding philosophy means that trainees understand Full contents Martial Arts Philosophy Book.

* 1st Degree through 4th Degree Black Belt will be granted by a Federation board (WTMF committee) based on the recommendation of the Continental TIMD President.

* Higher than 4th Degree Black Belt will be granted only with the approval of the International President based on the recommendation from a Federation board (WTMF committee).

* The width of the stripe on the belt is 1/8 inch (3 mm). The distance between the stripe and the end of the belt is 2 inches (5 cm).

If you want to see all table information, click here * The length of time allocated for the promotion is prorated at a minimum of two lessons per week. Promotion examinations will be offered regularly and the promotion test will involve evaluations of Tong-Il Moo-Do performance and understanding of the Tong-Il Moo-Do Philosophy. * Belt recognition or certification will be granted to those students who successfully passed the promotion examination (techniques and philosophy) given by the reviewing board of the Federation (WTMF committee). * The length of time for promotion may be shortened for those students who show special ability and exemplify themselves by diligent and sincere practice. * Basic undestanding philosophy means that trainees understand Summarized Martial Arts Philosophy Book. * Advanced undestanding philosophy means that trainees understand Full contents Martial Arts Philosophy Book. * 1st Degree through 4th Degree Black Belt will be granted by a Federation board (WTMF committee) based on the recommendation of the Continental TIMD President. * Higher than 4th Degree Black Belt will be granted only with the approval of the International President based on the recommendation from a Federation board (WTMF committee). * The width of the stripe on the belt is 1/8 inch (3 mm). The distance between the stripe and the end of the belt is 2 inches (5 cm).