Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Q: What do I need to bring to my first class?
A: Just a ready-to-learn attitude, open mind, and excitement!
Q: How long does it take to get a black belt?
A: The length of time from beginner to testing for black belt varies with the student, but typically 4-6 years is the average. But let's start with the colored belts first: Normally students will test once every 3-4 months to progress from white belt to blue belt. Once the student achieves senior blue belt, testingtimes may be from 6 months to a year apart.
Q: What are the colored belts?
A: At Dynasty Taekwondo the belt order is white, senior white, yellow, senior yellow, green, senior green, blue, senior blue, red, and senior red.
Q: How early can my child start?
A: We accept students beginning at age 41/2.
Q: What does it take to be successful in martial arts?
A: Practice, practice, practice!! Students learn and practice at class time but ultimately its up to the student.
Q: How is Taekwondo different than school sports?
A: Although we do a lot of conditioning and flexibility training, taekwondo is a long-term commitment- not a 6 or 8 week program like most school sports.
Q: How is Taekwondo different from other martial arts?
A: Taekwondo relies on kicking, proper distance, and timing. Judo is more holds and throws, while Ju Jitsu is more like grappling.
Q:What other organizations does Dynasty Taekwondo belong to?
A: We are members of AAU Taekwondo, and Montana Taekwondo Association.
Q: When can I start?
A: Anytime!! Just call us to schedule your first lesson!