ATA Taekwondo Black Belt Prep
Life skills definitions, color belt meanings, form meanings, and history/general ATA knowledge questions.
Terms in this set (40)
To want something and be willing to work hard for it.
Behaving in a way that shows good manners and behavior.
Being faithful to your family, friends, and beliefs.
Being considerate and honoring yourself and others.
Feeling good about yourself and what you are doing.
Never giving up even when you fail.
Keeping your promises and earning the respect of others.
Taking control over the way you behave.
Doing the right thing even when no one is looking.
Pure and without the knowledge of Songahm Taekwondo. (As with the Pine Tree, the seed must now be planted and nourished to develop strong roots.)
The sun is beginning to rise. (As with the morning's dawn, only the beauty of the sunrise if seen rather than the immense power.)
The seed is beginning to see the sunlight.
The sapling is hidden amongst the taller pines and must now fight its way upwards.
The pine tree is beginning to develop and grow in strength.
Coming to the mountain. The tree is in mid-growth and now the path becomes steep.
The tree reaches for the sky towards new heights.
The tree is firmly rooted in the earth.
The sun is setting. The first phase of growth has been accomplished.
Bonus? Red/Black Belt
The dawn of a new day. The sun breaks through the darkness.
Bonus? Black Belt
The tree has reached maturity and has overcome the darkness...it must now 'plant seeds for the future.'
Pine tree temple (or pine tree rock).
Everything turns out perfect and beautiful.
The way of the hand and foot.
Eternal Grand Master
H.U. Lee (also founder of ATA)
In Ho Lee
Grand Master Emeritus
Soon Ho Lee
ATA (stands for)
American Taekwondo Association
What martial arts form are you learning?
What style of martial arts?
Two sides of the belt represent?
Physical and mental.
ATA definition of Taekwondo (TKD)?
Training people physically and mentally.
(Bonus) Year ATA founded?
(Bonus) Place ATA founded?
(Bonus) Next ATA school opened where (this is Soon Ho Lee's first school)?
(Bonus) Owners of Karate Atlanta?
Mr. Sul (6D), Mr. Wolfel (5D), Mr. Brabazon (4D)
(Bonus) What does WTTU and STF stand for?
World Traditional Taekwondo Union and Songahm Taekwondo Federation.
(Bonus) Where is current headquarters of ATA?
Little Rock, Arkansas
(Bonus) Who runs school in Panama City, FL?
Aaron Lee, 5D who is Soon Ho Lee's son.
(Bonus) Where did Sul, Worfel, and Brabazon train?
Panama City, FL