Belt Colors

The meaning of our belt colors are shown below:

Kwak's Taekwondo/Karate white belt

The color of light which gives the appearance of purity and brilliance, but when directed through a prism, we can see that it is composed of all the other colors of the spectrum.So it is with the beginner; he is the seed hidden behind the white of the winter's snow.

Kwak's Taekwondo/Karate yellow belt

This represents the warmth of the winter's sun that melts the snow and allows the seed to germinate.

Kwak's Taekwondo/Karate green belt

This is the color of the sprout and represents the spring when growth and activity abound. This is the beginning of conscious and purposeful action.

Kwak's Taekwondo/Karate blue belt

This is the color of youth, ambition and rapid growth. The seedling is now reaching for the sky.

Kwak's Taekwondo/Karate red belt

This represents the summer's sun that swelter with the intensity of the flowering arts.

Kwak's Taekwondo/Karate black belt

This is the color of mastery. No color added to this color can change or improve it. This completes a cycle that is now begun again.