Test Requirements...

The Manchester School of Tae Kwon Do has rigorous and defined requirements for students expecting to advance to their next rank. It is crital that students understand that in order to succeed, they are expected to work to meet the standard for the next level.

This is true not just in the study of martial arts, but in each endeavor.

Students under 16 years old may remove 1 board from multiple board requirement
Female (any age) may remove 1 board from any multiple board requirement


Rank
Forms
Required
One Steps Sparring
Matches & Length
Breaking
Technique & No. of boards
Weapons
Chon Ji 5 1 match-1 minute Not Required Not Required
Chon Ji and Dan Gun 10 1 match-1 minute Front Snap - 1 board Bo Staff Kata
Chon Ji through Do San 15 2 matches - 1 minute each Knife Hand - 1 board Bo Staff Kata
Chon Ji through Won Hyo 20 2 matches - 1 minute each Front Snap - 2 boards
Side Pierce - 2 boards
Bo Staff Kata
Chon Ji through Yul Gok 25 2 matches - 2 minutes each Knife Hand - 2 boards
Palm Heel - 2 boards
Bo Staff Kata
Tonfa -- Not Yet Required
Chon Ji through Chung Gun 30 2 matches - 2 minutes each Round Kick-ball of foot - 2 boards
Front Snap/Side Pierce combination
1 board each
Bo Staff Kata
Tonfa-- Not Yet Required
Chon Ji through Toi Gye 35 1 match - 3 minutes Straight Punch - 2 boards
Knife Hand/Palm Heel combination
1 board each
Bo Staff Kata
Tonfa -- Not Yet Required
Nunchaku -- Not Yet Required
Chon Ji through Hwa Rang 40 2 matches - 3 minutes each Air Side Thrust - 2 boards
Reverse Turn - 2 boards
Front Punch/Reverse Elbow combination
2 boards each
Bo Staff Kata
Tonfa -- Not Yet Required
Nunchaku -- Not Yet Required
Chon Ji through Chung Mu 45 2 matches - 3 minutes each Air Reverse Turn - 2 boards
Front Elbow strike - 2 boards
Side Thrust/Reverse Turn combination
2 boards each
Bo Staff Kata
Tonfa -- Not Yet Required
Nunchaku -- Not Yet Required
Sai -- Not Yet Required
Chon Ji through Chung Mu 50 3 matches - 3 minutes each Air Front Snap - 3 boards
Front Punch - 3 boards
Round Kick - ball of foot
3 boards
Side Thrust/Knife Hand combination
3 boards each
Bo Staff Kata
Tonfa -- Not Yet Required
Nunchaku -- Not Yet Required
Sai -- Not Yet Required