Our selected Taekwondo suits for kids and adults allow you to practise your kicks with greater ease than ever. The elastic, button-down skirt and ankle-to-ankle gusset ensure your Taekwondo uniform is always held firmly in place whilst you perform your leg techniques. Our terrific Taekwondo trousers feature a tie and elastic waist for extra security, so you can move with maximum agility.Continue reading »
What's in a Name? Dissecting the Word 'Dobok'
A Taekwondo uniform is usually called a 'dobok', deriving from the Korean words do (way) and bok (clothing). It can come in many colours, although white is the more traditional choice. There is a close connection between the Korean Taekwondo uniform and the Japanese keikogi or dōgi, which is used in other martial arts, including Judo.
At Blitz, we offer an adult and a kids' version of the dobok. Taekwondo belts of the white variety are included as standard, so you can get on with your training right after delivery.
The Taekwondo Grading System
The grading system in Taekwondo varies from style to style, but is usually divided into a junior section - the colour belts - and a senior section - the black belts. Within the junior section, there are between 8 and 12 kup ranks, in which the practitioner evolves from white belts (the lowest rank) to red belts (higher ranks). In the black-belts section, there are typically nine ranks, which are called dan ranks. A practitioner's specific degree is often indicated with white stripes on their belt.
Are You Ready for the Challenge?
Whether you are an instructor, a student or a competitor, our Taekwondo suits are made to give you the edge over your adversaries in both training and competition.