2nd Kup – Red Belt

To the right you can find a pattern diagram(Click image to see larger version) showing all movements are their correct positioning and at the bottom of the page a YouTube Video of Hwa-Rang, the pattern, learned as part of the 2nd Kup Syllabus.

Below is the Grading Syllabus for promotion from 2nd Kup Red Belt to 1st Kup Red Belt, Black Tag.

A Downloadable PDF version is available here for easy printing and to keep for your reference.

Theory, Theory for previous grades should also be revised.

Hwa-Rang – is named after the Hwa-Rang youth group which originated in the Silla Dynasty in the early 7th century. The 29 movements refer to the 29th Infantry Division, where Taekwon-Do developed into maturity.

Diagram = I

A Red Belt signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to stay away.


Close Ready Stance Type C : Moa Junbi Sogi C

Vertical Stance : Soojik Sogi

Palm Pushing Block : Sonbadak Miro Makgi

Knifehand Side Downward Strike : Sonkal Yop Naeryo Taerigi

Side Elbow Thrust : Yop Palkup Tulgi

Side Front Block : Yobap Makgi

Stepping : Omgyo Didigi

Flying Reverse Turning Kick : Twimyo Bandae Dollyo Chagi

Hwa-Rang(29 Movements)