Rank Belt
14th Kyu

White Belt

13th Kyu

White Belt (1st Tip)

12th Kyu

White Belt (2nd Tip)

11th Kyu

White Belt (3rd Tip)

 

10th Kyu

Yellow Belt

10th Kyu

Yellow Belt (1st Tip)

10th Kyu

Yellow Belt (2nd Tip)

10th Kyu

Yellow Belt (3rd Tip)

 

9th Kyu

Orange Belt

9th Kyu

Orange Belt (1st Tip)

9th Kyu

Orange Belt (2nd Tip)

9th Kyu

Orange Belt (3rd Tip)

 

8th Kyu

Green Belt

7th Kyu

Green Belt (1st Tip)

6th Kyu

Green Belt (2nd Tip)

5th Kyu

Green Belt (3rd Tip)

 

4th Kyu

Brown Belt

3rd Kyu

Brown Belt (1st Tip)

2nd Kyu

Brown Belt (2nd Tip)

1st Kyu

Brown Belt (3rd Tip)

 

1st Dan

First Degree Black Belt 

2nd Dan

Second Degree Black Belt 

3rd Dan

Third Degree Black Belt

4th Dan

Fourth Degree Black Belt

5th Dan

Fifth Degree Black Belt (MASTER)

 

6th Dan

Sixth Degree Black Belt

7th Dan

Seventh Degree Black Belt

8th Dan

Eight Degree Black Belt

9th Dan

Ninth Degree Black Belt

10th Dan

Tenth Degree Black Belt (GRANDMASTER)

 

 

 

 

NOTE: In our system designation of rank in the black belt category is

determined by red tips up to 4th degree black, 5th degree black has a solid 5

inch stripe, 6th to 9th degree black is distinguished by adding additional tips

above the 5th degree stripe. 10th degree has two five inch stripes separated

by a one inch space.