How to Get Away from Reliance on Belts

By Matt S.Originally Posted August 24th, 2018 I am often known for the fact that I’ve spent the better part of a decade studying the history of the belt system. The history is something I would say I am very enthusiastic about. However when it comes to the practice of utilizing belts systems I amContinue reading “How to Get Away from Reliance on Belts”

From Menkyo to Menjo

Originaly Published in Totally Taekwondo Magazine March 2016 So have you noticed research often leaves you with more questions? After exploring the history of the belt system and the Kyu/Dan system I was left with one question, “What came before these things?” And the answer was surprisingly easy to find. Prior to the introduction ofContinue reading “From Menkyo to Menjo”