Meaning of Belt Colors
Yellow Signifies the earth from which a plant sprouts and takes root as the Taekwon-Do foundation is being laid.
Green Signifies the plant’s growth as the Taekwon-Do skills begins to develop.
Blue Signifies the heaven, towards which the plant matures into a towering tree as training in Taekwon-Do progresses.
Red Signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to stay away.
Black Opposite of white, therefore, signifying the maturity and proficiency in Taekwon-Do. It also indicates the wearer’s imperviousness to darkness and fear.