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Karoon Taekwondo Academy's programs for kids teaches your children the skills they need to be successful! In our martial arts programs, your children learn valuable lessons in self-defense and self-discipline, giving them the confidence that helps keep them safe and excel in school!

Each colour belt has a unique meaning, the meanings represent the stage of development the student has reached by obtaining that belt. Below are the 6 colour belt meanings:


White signifies innocence, as that of a beginning student who has no previous knowledge of Taekwon-Do.



Yellow signifies the Earth from which a plant sprouts and takes root as the Taekwon-Do foundations are 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 the training in Taekwon-Do progresses.


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




Black, is the opposite of white, therefore signifying maturity and proficiency in Taekwon-Do. It also indicates the wearer's imperviousness to darkness and fear.

"The Black Belt Attitude"​
​I will work hard every day, to be the best I can be
I will respect my instructors and fellow students at ALL times

I will help others by sharing what I know and being kind

I will train my mind as well as my body, by working hard at school

I will apply the black belt attitude at home as well as in class

I will not use Martial Arts to hurt or bully others

I will not use foul language or disrespect anyone’s religion and race

I will not judge anyone else’s ability… but concentrate on my own training

I will not let my parents and teachers down by being lazy and unhelpful

I will not give up when things get tough… I will work harder!​

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