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Our school offers training in TaeKwonDo. TaeKwonDo's literal translation is the "Art or Method of Fist and Feet." It is an ancient art as well as a modern fighting system that originated in Korea.



We have classes for Children, Teens and Adults from Beginners (White, Gold & Orange Belts) to Intermediates (Green, Purple & Blue) to Advanced (Red & Brown) to Black Belts and up.


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USA KICK, INC.
World Champion John Chung Tae Kwon Do System
1527 Jericho Turnpike
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
(516) USA-KICK
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Beginner Belt Exam Requirements

Advanced White Belt     Vocabulary Words and Basics 1 - 6, Wrist Grab #1, #2, required number of lessons.

Gold Belt     70% on written exam, 4 count sidekick, White Belt Basics, Chon Ji Hyung, One-step Sparring 1- 6, required number of lessons.

Orange Candidate     80% on written exam, 4 count sidekick, 3 count round kick, Gold Belt combinations, Kibon and Chon Ji Hyung, Front Choke, Bear Hug, required number of lessons.

Orange Belt     White Belt Basics 1 - 8, Kibon, Chon Ji, Tan Gun Hyung and slow one step and technique sparring, required number of lessons.

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Intermediate Belt Exam Requirements

Green Candidate     80% on written exam, 4 count side kick, 3 count roundhouse kick, Orange Combinations, Tae-Guk Il Jang, Tan Gun Hyung, Rear Choke and Head Lock, required number of lessons.

Green Belt     All previous belt requirements, Kibon, Chon Ji, To San Hyung plus full speed one-step sparring and technique sparring, required number of lessons.

Purple Candidate     85% on written exam, 6 count side kick, 4 count round house kick, Green Belt Combinations, Tae-Guk Yi Jang, To-San and one-steps #1-4, wrist grab #1-4, required number of lessons.

Purple Belt     All previous belt requirements, Kibon, Chon Ji, Won Hyo Hyung plus free sparring, required number of lessons.

Blue Candidate     85% on written exam, 6 count side kick, 4 count round house kick, Purple Combinations, Tae-Guk Sah-Jang, Yul Kok, one-steps #5-8, Front Choke, Take Down, required number of lessons.

Blue Belt     All previous belt requirements, Kibon, Chon Ji, Yul-kok Hyung plus free sparring, required number of lessons.

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Advanced Belt Exam Requirements

Red Candidate     90% on written exam, 6 count combination kicks, Blue Belt combinations, Tae-Guk Sah-Jang, Yul Kok, one steps #9-12, Bear Hug takedown, required number of lessons.

Red Belt     All previous belt requirements, Kibon, Chon Ji, Chung Gun Hyung plus free sparring, required number of lessons.

Brown Candidate     90% on written exam, 6 count combination kicks, Red Belt Combinations, Chung-Gun, Tae-Guk Il Jahng thru Sah Jhang, one-steps #1-12, advanced one-steps #1-3, Rear Choke Takedown, Head Lock Takedown, required number of lessons.

Brown Belt     All previous belt requirements, Kibon, Chon ji, Toi-Gye plus fee sparring, required number of lessons.

Striped Brown     Perfect written exam, 6 count double combination kicks, 2nd Brown Belt Combinations, Tae-Guk Il Jahng thru Sah Jhang, Toie-Gye and Jah yoo, one-steps #1-12, advanced one-steps #1-3, (minimum 4 months, 50 lessons).

1st Brown Candidate     Creative 1-Steps #1 (minimum 15 moves/person), Hwarang, Exodus, Sparring, plus any B minus or lower subject (no later than 3 months before 1st Brown Exam), required number of lessons.

1st Brown Belt     At the Black Belt Exam - Essays should be written about what a Black Belt means to student and the philosophical meaning of each form from Chon-Ji to Chung Mu including Jah Yo & Woon Myoung. Creative 1-steps #1 (minimum 15 moves/person) Kibon, Tae-Guk Il Jahng thru Sah Jhang plus All previous belt requirements and free sparring, required number of lessons.

Double Striped 1st Brown     6 count double combination kicks, 2nd Brown combination, 1st Brown Combination, Hwarang, Chong Mu, Tae-Guk Il Jang thru Sah Jang, Jayoo and Woonmyung (minimum 3 months in 1st Brown with 40 lessons).

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Black Belt Exam Requirements

Black Belt Candidate I     At the Black Belt Exam - Essays should be written about the History and the Philosophy of the World Champion John Chung Tae Kwon Do Institute. All forms, musical forms (Jah Yoo and Woon Myung) plus Kibon, Tae-Guk Il Jahng thru Sah Jhang and Choong Mu including one-steps and 2 creative one-steps and sparring, required number of lessons.

Black Belt Candidate II     6 count double combination kicks, all combinations and 3 creative 1 step, Tae-Guk Il Jahng to Sah Jhang all subject which are B minus or lower, required number of lessons.

Black Belt     Essays should be written about what Tae Kwon Do has done for you physically and mentally and what getting a Black Belt means to you. 3 Creative 1-step, Kibon, Tae-Guk Il Jahng to Sah Jhang plus everything you have learned at the World Champion John Chung Tae Kwon Do Institute including 2 to 1 sparring (board breaking for extra credit), required number of lessons.

Black Belt/Gold Stripe     4 months, 60 lessons, KiBon Hyung, TaeGuk, Oh Jahng, Chon Ji through To San, Granada without music, 1 board round kick, advanced one-step 1-3, two creative one step with Brown Belt plus wrist grab 1-6, Front Choke Take Down.

Black Belt/Green Stripe     8 months, 120 lessons, KiBon, TaeGuek Yuk Jang, Chon-Ji through Yul Kok, Granada with Music, Kwan Gye, 1 Board Reverse Hook Kick, 2 Sidekick, Advanced One-Step 1-3, three creative one step with Brown Belt, 3 Round Sparring, Wrist Grab 1 through 6, Front and Rear Chokc Take Down.

Black Belt/Blue Stripe     12 months, 180 lessons, KiBon, TaeGuk Chil Jahng Kick, Two Board Reverse Hook Kick or 3 Side Kick, Advanced one step 1-3, Wrist Grab 1 through 6, Front and Rear Choke Takedown, Bear Hug Take Down.

Black Belt/Brown Stripe     16 months, 240 lessons, KiBon, TaeGuk Pal Jahng, All one step and five creative, Board Breaking, 2 speed Reverse Kick, 2 Round Kick or Jump Front Kick (must be different from last test) 4 Side Kick, Advanced one step 1-3, Five creative one step with anyone, 3 round sparring, 2 on 1 sparring, wrist grab 1 through 6, Front and Rear Choke Takedown, Bear Hug Takedown, Head Lock Takedown.

2nd Black Belt/2 Bars     24 months, 250 lessons, essays should be written about what receiving a 2nd Degree Black Belt means to the individual testing, plus Chon Ji, KiBon, TaeGuek Oh Jahng through TaeGuek Pal Jahng, Choong Mu, Kwan Gye, Koryo, Jah Yoo, Woon Myung and Granada, All one steps and Board Breaking (2 speed punch, 2 speed reverse Hook Kick, 4 Side Kick, 2 Round Kick or Jump Front Kick-Face Level, Sparring , 2 on 1 Sparring, 5 Creative one-step sparring.

2nd Black Belt/Green-Blue Stripes     12 months, 150 lessons, KiBon, TaeGuek Il Jahng through TaeGuek Pal Jahng, Po Eun, Keum Gamg, TaeBaek, Chon Ji through Choong Mu, Kwan Gye, Koryo and Musical Forms.

2nd Black Belt/Brown Stripes     24 months, 250 lessons, KiBon, TaeGuek Il Jahng through TaeGuek Pal Jahng, Creative Musical Form, Three Creative One-Step (minimum 25 moves) 1 set and 2 sets of combinations breaking, All Forms and Musical Forms, Sparring, 2 on 1 Sparring, All one step and Self Defense Take Downs.

3rd Black Belt/3 Bars     36 months, 450 lessons, Essays should be written about what receiving a 3rd Degree Black Belt means to the individual testing, Chon Ji, KiBon, TaeGuek Il Jahng, TaeGuek Pal Jahng, Choong Mu, Kwan Gye, Po Eun, Gae Baek, Koryo, Keum Gamg, TaeBaek, all three Musical Forms, Creative Musical Form, Board Breaking (2 sets and 3 sets of combinations), Sparring and all previous belt requirements. ALL THIS MUST BE APPROVED BY KWANJAHNGNIM!

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ALL BELT COMBINATIONS

BASICS

1. Front Punch

  • All basic techniques start with LEFT SIDE FORWARD.
  • All OFFENSIVE techniques start with FRONT FOOT STEP.
  • In No. 4 & No. 6, one must change stance, after each kick.

2. Back Punch

3. Front Leg Front Kick

4. Back Leg Front Kick

5. Front Leg Side Kick

6. Back Leg Side Kick

Each basic contains 4 moves:

1. Left side forward DEFENSIVE

2. OFFENSIVE then turn around

3. Other side forward DEFENSIVE

4. OFFENSIVE then turn around

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WHITE BELT

PRINCIPLES OF KICKING:

PRINCIPLES OF SPARRING:

1. Head Straight

1. Surprise Attack

2. Supporting Leg Locked

2. Timing

3. Supporting Foot Flat

3. Placement

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GOLD BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Front Punch, Back Punch
  2. Front Punch, Back Punch, Front Ridge Hand
  3. Front Punch, Front Leg Front Kick, Back Punch
  4. Front Punch, Front Leg Side Kick, Back Punch
  5. Front Punch, Front Leg Round House Kick, Back Punch
  6. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Front Kick, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Ridge Hand

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ORANGE BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Front Kick
  2. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Side Kick
  3. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Round House Kick
  4. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Double Round House Kick, Back Punch
  5. Front Punch, Front Leg Double Round House Kick, Back Ridge hand

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GREEN BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Back Leg Front Kick, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Punch
  2. Front Leg Round House Kick, Front Leg Side Kick, Back Punch
  3. Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Leg Reverse Side Kick, Back Punch
  4. Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Punch
  5. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Leg Reverse Side Kick, Back Ridge Hand

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PURPLE BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Front Punch, Back Punch, Front Reverse Side Kick, Back Punch
  2. Back Punch, Front Reverse Side Kick, Front Leg Side Kick, Back Punch
  3. Front Leg Hook Kick, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Leg Reverse Side Kick, Back Punch
  4. Front Leg Round House Kick, Back Leg Reverse Side Kick, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Ridge Hand

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BLUE BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Back Leg Reverse Hook Kick, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Punch
  2. Front Leg Hook Kick, Back Leg Front Kick, Back Leg Reverse Hook Kick, Back Punch
  3. Back Punch, Front Leg Reverse Hook Kick, Back Punch
  4. Back Leg Round House Kick, Front Leg Jump Tornado Kick, Back Leg Reverse Hook Kick, Back Ridge Hand

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RED BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Back Reverse Crescent Kick, Back Punch, Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Punch
  2. Front Leg Side Kick, Front Leg Jump Side Kick, Back Punch
  3. Jump Back Leg Round House Kick, Back Leg Reverse Hook Kick, Back Punch
  4. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Front Kick/Round Kick, Back Leg Reverse Side Kick, Back Ridge Hand

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2ND BROWN BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Jump Front Leg Front kick, Jump Front Leg Round House Kick, Back Punch
  2. Back Leg Round House Kick, Front Tornado Kick, Front Tornado Kick, Back Reverse Hook Kick, Back Punch
  3. Back Leg Round House Kick, 360 Jump Front Leg Round House Kick, Back Reverse Hook kick, Back Punch
  4. Front Punch, Back Punch, Back Leg Axe Kick, Back Leg Reverse Side Kick, Back Ridge Hand

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1ST BROWN BELT COMBINATIONS

  1. Jump Front Leg Round Kick, Jump Front Leg Hook Kick, Back Punch
  2. Back Leg Round Kick/Side Kick, Back Leg Reverse Hook Kick/Round House Kick, Back Punch
  3. Jump Back Reverse Side Kick, Back Leg Round Kick/Side Kick, Back Punch
  4. 360 Degree Jump Front Reverse Round House Kick, Back Reverse Hook Kick, Back Round House Kick, Back Ridge Hand

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