Tenet Definitions

 

Color belt students are required to know and recite the tenet for their level at testing.

White Belt……Respect-Deferential regard for those more advanced in the study of Taekwondo , its tenets, and experiences.

Yellow Belt…..Self-Control- The keeping of ones thought, actions and emotions to oneself.

Green Belt……Courage-The state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger, or fear with self-possession and confidence.

Blue Belt…….Self-Discipline-Training and control of ones self and one’s conduct, usually for self-improvement.

Senior Blue Belt……Integrity- Steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code.

Red Belt…….Courtesy- Polite behavior towards others.

Senior Red Belt……Indomitable Spirit- Unconquerable spirit under all conditions.

Brown Belt…..Victory- Success in a struggle against the difficulties or an obstacle no matter the size.

Senior Brown Belt…….Leadership-  The ability to inspire others to fallow your example.

1-R level 1……Loyalty- Allegiance as to a nation, family, or cause.

1-R level 2……Concentration- Focusing and directing your energies toward you objectives until you complete them.

1-R level 3……Team work- co-operation within a group for the benefit of all group members.

1-D Decided……Success- The achievement of something desired, planned, or attempted.